DUBAI // Hot conditions will persist into the weekend with temperatures hitting highs of 41°C along coastal areas today.
By evening conditions will be milder with minimum temperatures dropping to 29°C along the coast and 26°C inland.
Forecasters predict partial cloud cover across the country which is expected to increase over some eastern and southern areas this afternoon.
On Wednesday, thick clouds over Al Ain and Ras Al Khaimah led to rain.
Winds will be light to moderate and while freshening at times, may also cause blowing dust and haze, forecasters said.
Humidity will increase overnight and into Friday morning leading to possible fog over western areas of the country. More info