Rain is most likely to begin tonight and continue into tomorrow, a forecaster told Doha News.
On Friday, strong winds will kick up dust, and despite the chance of precipitation, a high of 36C (97F) is forecast. The evening will see the weather cool to 24C (76F).
Saturday is expected to be more pleasant, according to Weather.com, with a high of 29C (84F) and a low of 19F (67F).
UPDATE | April 6, 2013
Alas, it appears Saturday’s weather is not going to be great:
It’s a disgusting day today in #Doha. Visibility is 2km and the sky is grey. It’s a day to stay inside
What are your weekend plans?
Credit: Photo by Darko Glazer