Saudi Arabia | The coldest of the season...drastic changes in weather systems and very cold air masses rushing towards the Kingdom during the second half of the week

2024-01-26 2024-01-26T16:35:49Z
سنان خلف
سنان خلف
محرر أخبار جوية- قسم التواصل الاجتماعي

Arabia Weather - Sinan Khalaf - The weather forecast staff at the Regional Arab Weather Center is monitoring the radical changes that have occurred in the weather systems in the region, which are represented by the control of an air high over the west, south and center of the European continent, leaving the door open for the flow of air depressions and cold air masses of polar origin towards the east. The European continent, the eastern basin region of the Mediterranean Sea, and the Levant. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will not be far from these radical changes in weather systems, as it is expected to be directly affected by a cold wave that is considered the first of its kind for the current winter season. Below are the details:

 

A cold air mass with polar origins affecting the Kingdom

Temperatures approaching zero degrees in the north and observing chances of snow showers on the high peaks of the Jali

 

In detail, it is expected that the eastern basin of the Mediterranean, including the Levant, will be affected on Tuesday by an air depression centered to the south of the island of Cyprus. This depression will be accompanied by a very cold polar air mass that will gradually expand to strongly affect the northern parts of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. At dawn and morning on Wednesday, there was a significant and sharp drop in temperatures, approaching the zero Celsius barrier in large parts of Tabuk, Al-Jawf, and the northern borders, with a high chance of frost forming.

 

In Arabia Weather, we are monitoring the possibility that the cold air mass will be accompanied by snow showers falling on some of the high mountain highlands in the north of the Kingdom, and Arabia Weather will issue more reports about this later according to the latest developments.

 

The cold mass deepened in the atmosphere of the Kingdom at the end of the week

Low temperatures in large areas of the Kingdom this weekend

 

The cold mass is expected to deepen in the Kingdom’s atmosphere on Thursday and Friday to include the Hail region, where temperatures are expected to drop below 5 degrees Celsius, while they will be slightly higher than that in Hafr Al-Batin, and the lowest temperatures in the capital, Riyadh, will reach about 10 degrees. Celsius by the end of the week, and God knows best.

 

  • Arabia Weather recommends:
  • The necessity of using safe heating methods
  • Wear heavy winter clothes to prevent severe cold
  • It is necessary to be aware of the increased chances of contracting cold diseases due to the sharp drop in temperature, especially among children and the elderly

 

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This article was written originally in Arabic and is translated using a 3rd party automated service. ArabiaWeather is not responsible for any grammatical errors whatsoever.
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