The National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) stated that the weather in the country might witness fluctuations for a period of four days, starting from Sunday until Wednesday.
The NCM also indicated that the lowest temperature recorded in UAE was 25.8°C in Muzaira’a area in Al Dhafra region at 5:45 am, while the highest temperature recorded in the country was 49.7°C in Sweihan in Al Ain at 2:30 pm on the same day.
Sharjah Police warned residents to take caution while driving. Residents were also asked to stay away from canyons and flooded areas.
The NCM and Police appealed to individuals and drivers to be careful and exercise caution while driving during rainfall, and advised to stay away from places flooded with rainwater and surface-run-offs.
The lowest temperature of 25.4˚C was recorded in Al Farfar in Fujairah at 4:15am on Thursday, while the highest temperature of 48.7˚C was recorded in Watied in Al Dhafra Region at 14:45 UAE local time.
In cooperation with local departments, Sheikh Mohammed directed that arrangement be made in hotels near flood-hit areas to accommodate all affected families, as well as those living in areas that may pose a danger to their residents during heavy rain.
The UAE Cabinet has directed all federal departments working in Sharjah, RAK and Fujairah, that their non-essential employees work remotely on Thursday and Friday.
The lowest temperature of 23.4 degrees Celsius was recorded in Jebel Al Haban in Fujairah at 6:15am, while the highest temperature of 45.6 degrees Celsius was recorded in Wetied in Al Dhafra Region at 2:30pm UAE local time.
The UAE’s weather body, National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) said heavy rain over Khatm Al Shiklah in Al Ain, Lehbab and Murqquab in Dubai.