For the remainder of summer, which in the UAE lasts from June to September, the intense daytime heat results in a thermal low
over the Arabian peninsula, giving rise to a hot and dry southeasterly wind.
According to forecasters, there is a thermal low
over southern area of the country causing the blowing of the warm southerly wind, and leading to increase in temperature during day time.
Finally there's the broad thermal low
located between the Sierra Nevadas and Rocky Mountains, strongest by far over Arizona.
The department said the rise in temperature would be caused by an extension of the Sudan thermal low
to the Gulf region.
For the rest of the country the "thermal low
" will continue bringing hot air from the desert for the next few days.
Talking to Qatar Tribune the Head of the Forecast and Analysis Section of the Department of Meteorology Abdulla Mohamed al Mannai said, "Thermal low
pressure over Gulf area coupled with the dry and hot south-westerly wind, has led to the sharp increase in temperature." While hinting at the possibility of the temperature crossing 49.5 degree Celsius between 2.30 pm and 3.30 pm on Wednesday as well, he forecast a change in the direction of the wind easing the severity of the heat.
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"This temperature is normal and another factor is that the UAE, in the last month of June and this week of July, is under the effect of a thermal low
. The UAE is affected by southerly and westerly winds which is hot to very hot because it's coming from the desert."
Assuming you have a thermal low
, flying weather will be good, with plenty of VMC, but the atmosphere is unstable, so you can expect some light to moderate chop during the afternoon.