Archive for March, 2013

Thunderstorms still possible

Posted: March 23, 2013 in Meweather

A new wave of thunderstorms is developing across central and northern parts of Saudi Arabia moving north east, the system will start to push south by Saturday afternoon through to Monday. Thunderstorms and strong winds are possible from this system, Riyadh and parts of the north towards the north east and then south to the eastern province including Bahrain might be affected with a thunderstorms by the coming 24 hours.

Rain Is On The Way!

Posted: March 16, 2013 in Meweather

After a mostly calm month , march is starting to show some indications of a rainy end to the month over most of the Arabian Peninsula and into the Gulf Region. two systems are expected to pass over the area starting tonight, the first system is going to produce some heavy rains and thunderstorms across much of the north and north east of Saudi Arabia including Kuwait from today up until Monday. there is a slight chance that these showers will reach parts of central and eastern Saudi Arabia including Bahrain by Monday. The 2nd system is supposed to be more aggressive and is going to start to affect the area by Tuesday night through Friday, central regions including Riyadh can expect heavy thunderstorms to develop by Tuesday through Thursday, the system will move east to south east by the weekend and will affect Bahrain. Qatar, and then through to the UAE, so emirates get ready for some rain finally !!

A low pressure system with a cold front is expected to pass over north east parts of Saudi Arabia and then moving to the central and eastern parts of Saudi Arabia including Bahrain and Qatar. This system is expected to produce passing thunderstorms which might be strong and sudden. at this time the system seems to be defined and the chances are good.