Severe Sandstorm Hits Arar Saudi Arabia


For the latest updates, news, and events of Saudi Arabia you can join our WhatsApp group

[addthis tool="addthis_inline_follow_toolbox"]

Severe Sandstorm Hits Arar Saudi Arabia And Moves Towards Kuwait

The city of Arar, located on the northern borders of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia today, was affected by a severe sandstorm that caused a lack of horizontal visibility, and this storm is heading towards Kuwait little by little.

Videos on social media showed the density and dirt rising dramatically over residential areas in the city.

Dr. Abdullah Al-Misnad, Professor of Geography at Al-Qassim University, published a video of the city of Arar, in which he explained that the horizontal visibility reached zero.

Al-Misnad confirmed that the expected dust storm formed at 6 and a half in the morning in Al-Jawf, the northern borders and southern Jordan, as it was moving towards the south and southeast at a horizontal speed ranging between 70-90 km / hour, and wind gusts were recorded in the Qurayyat area 97 km / hour.

Weather warnings

The Kuwait Meteorological Department warned of an expected activity of dusty winds, and stated that activity is expected in northwest winds that may exceed 70 km / hr, causing dust, with the horizontal visibility reduced to less than 500 meters, and it may be absent in some areas, especially areas. The exposed and lead to a height of more than 7 feet.

Strong wind

The meteorologist, Issa Ramadan, had warned in a statement to Al-Qabas about the intensity of the winds during the next 24 hours, stressing that the winds will be strong today, Friday, especially in the afternoon period.

And Ramadan indicated that the northwest winds get much stronger, advising not to go out after the afternoon period tomorrow, and indicating that the strong winds will be accompanied by dust and may carry pollutants, as well as plant pollen, as he stressed the need to adhere to wearing masks.

He pointed out that his advice to people to return home tomorrow before 3 pm, especially with alerts from the Meteorological Department, which extends to Saturday dawn, adding that this air change undoubtedly affects the respiratory system, especially for those suffering from diseases such as asthma and allergies.

What's your reaction about this news

🥰𝙒𝙚 𝙝𝙤𝙥𝙚 𝙩𝙝𝙖𝙩 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙡𝙞𝙠𝙚𝙙 𝙩𝙝𝙞𝙨 𝘼𝙧𝙩𝙞𝙘𝙡𝙚. 𝙋𝙡𝙚𝙖𝙨𝙚 𝙨𝙝𝙖𝙧𝙚 𝙞𝙩 𝙬𝙞𝙩𝙝 𝙮𝙤𝙪𝙧 𝙁𝙧𝙞𝙚𝙣𝙙𝙨 𝙖𝙣𝙙 𝙨𝙪𝙗𝙨𝙘𝙧𝙞𝙗𝙚 𝙩𝙤 𝙤𝙪𝙧 𝙬𝙚𝙗𝙨𝙞𝙩𝙚 𝙗𝙮 𝙘𝙡𝙞𝙘𝙠𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙤𝙣 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝘽𝙚𝙡𝙡 𝙄𝙘𝙤𝙣 (𝙇𝙚𝙛𝙩 𝘽𝙤𝙩𝙩𝙤𝙢 𝙤𝙛 𝙩𝙝𝙞𝙨 𝙋𝙖𝙜𝙚) 𝙩𝙤 𝙧𝙚𝙘𝙚𝙞𝙫𝙚 𝙣𝙤𝙩𝙞𝙛𝙞𝙘𝙖𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙨 𝙛𝙤𝙧 𝙚𝙫𝙚𝙧𝙮 𝙏𝙧𝙚𝙣𝙙𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙖𝙧𝙩𝙞𝙘𝙡𝙚.🥰
[addthis tool="addthis_inline_share_toolbox"]

Add us on Snapchat


Follow Us On  Google News

For the latest updates, news, and events of Saudi Arabia you can join our WhatsApp group or Telegram

Find Jobs Online in any region of Saudi Arabia on  KSA Job Site