Heavy rainfall hits Fujairah

Heavy rainfall hits Fujairah

In an unexpected twist of weather events, residents in Fujairah witnessed rainfall that was also accompanied by hail. Several villages in the emirate were seen with a light coating of white that later transformed into slush.

On Sunday morning, Fujairah was bombarded by hail storms and a heavy downpour. The weather conditions have also provoked the met department to issue warnings to motorists. Fujairah’s Tawiyen district was hit by heavy rain this morning.

The National Centre for Meteorology and Seismology (NCMS) posted video clips and pictures on their social media handles showing the emirate in the grip of rain and hail. The NCM also said that there may be thundery clouds that my bring a fresh slew of rain and gusts, thus reducing visibility.

The NCM said that the next few days could be dusty and cloudy. The conditions are expected to linger until Tuesday.