Trough of low pressure likely to affect northern parts

Staff Reporter

Muscat: The National Multi-Hazard Early Warning Centre weather analysis said  a trough of low pressure ( al Reham Trough ) is expected to affect the northern parts of the Sultanate from Monday, December 7 -9.

There are chance of rain occasionally thundershowers may be associated with fresh winds , hail precipitation , and flash floods ( wadis ) over governorate of Musandam Monday morning , extending gradually during evening over North al Batinah and al Buraimi governorates.
The governorates of south al Batinah , Muscat , Al Dakhliya , North al Sharqiyah and South al Sharqiyah will be affected by the trough on Tuesday and Wednesday  following the passage of the trough , a moderate to fresh northeasterly wind is forecasted to affect most of the Sultanate , leading to a noticeable drop in temperature .
Sea state will be moderate to rough along the coastal areas of Musandam governorate and Oman Sea with maximum wave height of 2.5 meters .
Civil Aviation Authority has advised all to take precaution during rain and wadis and to check the visibility and sea state before sailing and follow the instructions.

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