Arab weather - Sinan Khalaf - It is expected that the Saba winds will activate again on Sunday, God willing, and their effect extends from Jeddah, Yanbu, Rabigh and Umluj all the way to the southern parts of the Wajh Governorate of the Tabukuz region
The activity of this wind will raise dust and dust remarkably in some areas, including the city of Jeddah and the northern parts of it in particular, which will significantly reduce the horizontal visibility , especially on external roads in the mentioned areas.
This atmosphere requires respiratory and eye patients to follow the necessary precautions to deal with such weather conditions to avoid complications, God forbid. It also requires drivers to be careful and attentive while driving due to the expected decrease in the extent of horizontal vision.
It is noteworthy that the Saba winds blow when the interior regions of the Kingdom cool, as the Red Sea regions remain warm and far from the influence of cold air masses, which leads to the activity of these winds locally as a result of the horizontal thermal differences as well as the difference in the value of atmospheric pressure.