Meteorologists are warning Qatar residents to take care as winds pick up and dust begins to swirl this afternoon and through the weekend.
According to the Qatar Meteorology Department on Twitter:
Steff Gaulter, senior meteorologist at Al Jazeera English, adds:
The high today will 27C (81F), with a low of 20C (68F).
But temperatures are expected to drop over the next few days, with maximums of 20C and lows of 14C (57F) by Saturday, the MET told Doha News.
“It will be cold this week,” a forecaster said.
What kind of weather are you witnessing?
Credit: Photo of dust storm in Qatar by Dan A’vard