Oman weather: Heavy rainfall alert issued for tomorrow


Heavy rainfall alert issued for many parts of Oman on Thursday

Muscat: Oman Meteorology (MET) on Wednesday issued Weather Alert (1) Heavy Rainfall on Thursday

MET said: Due to the expected heavy thundershowers associated with downdraft, fresh winds and hail during tomorrow morning over the Governorates of North AL Batinah, AL Dhahira and AL Buraimi and gradually extend toward South Al Batinah, Muscat, Al Dakhylia, North Al Sharqiya, and South Al Shargiya governorates at afternoon with precipitation ranging from 20 mm to 50 mm may assisted with flash floods.

The Civil Aviation Authority advices all to take precautions during thundershower rain, and not to cross Wadis (Flash Flood) and avoid low laying areas and not to sail during alert period.


Heavy thundershowers with hail are expected ranging (20 – 50 mm) may cause flash floods (Wadis).

Strong downdraft active winds with speed ranging 15 – 35 knots (28 – 64 km/h).

Sea state may rise along Musandam governorate and Oman Sea coasts (2 – 3.5 meters).

Reduction in horizontal visibility during thundershowers.

National Multi-Hazard Early Warning Center Civil Aviation Authority

MET also said: Heavy Rainfall expected over the Governorate of Al Buraimi, North Al Batinah, Al Dhahira may extended gradually to South Al Batinah, Al Dakhyliah, Muscat, North Al Sharqiya and South Al Sharqiya

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