A storm brewing in the Arabian Sea will not directly affect the UAE or Oman, the official meteorological authorities said in a statement.
‘Biparjoy’ has been classified as a category 1 tropical cyclone with a wind speed of up to 145 km/h, according to the UAE’s National Center of Meteorology (NCM).
It is currently 1,140 kilometres off the coast of neighbouring Oman. It is moving north towards the central Arabian Sea, according to Oman Meteorology.
The seafront around the Omani coast has been forecasted for Wednesday as slight to moderate intensity.
According to predictions, the weather system will retain its fury for five days.