The UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure (MoEI) has issued a warning to residents to stay away from valleys and not risk crossing them during rain and floods.
The ministry tweeted on Friday: “We advise you to take caution in light of the weather fluctuations to stay away from valleys during rain and floods and not to risk crossing them. Your safety is important to us.”
A spokesperson at the National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) told Gulf News weather disturbances are expected as the season transitions from autumn to winter. “Always be extra careful especially now that the weather is transitioning from autumn to winter,” the spokesperson said.