Monday, October 29, 2012

Sandy in the Emirates

The United Arab Emirates is having its own "Hurricane Sandy":
Abu Dhabi and parts of Dubai were hit by a severe sandstorm today, which some were dubbing ‘Hurricane Sandy’ after the storm battering the east coast of the US...
Traffic in the capital slowed to a crawling speed as the winds knocked over rubbish bins and signage...
An NCMS official told 7DAYS that the bad weather started with a thunderstorm in the north Gulf and was moving in a south easterly direction. A spokesman for the NCMS in Dubai said that visibility was down to 700m in some parts.



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