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The current heatwave is due to a high pressure front over Greenland, which is "quite exceptional" and feeds southerly winds on the Arctic Ocean, said Castellan.
It comes courtesy of a high pressure front drawing up warmer air from as far south as the Canary Islands and even the tropics.
It was then that a cold north westerly weather pattern hit the UK, as the low pressure front progressed north the winds changed bringing a cold wind that brought with it snow showers and blizzards.
RAMALLAH, Saturday, December 29, 2018 (WAFA) -- Very cold conditions in spite of a slight rise in temperature with occasional rain are expected for Saturday as the region continues to be affected by a low pressure front, according to the Palestinian Meteorological Department (PMD).
We cannot say for certain how long these winds will last because it depends on the pressure front and a number of other factors," said the weather forecaster.
According to NCM statement, a low-pressure front is coming in from the eastern region, whereas a high pressure front is moving in from the southeastern region.
He attributed the unstable weather to the movement of a high altitude low pressure front toward the northern areas of the Arabian Peninsula and the Arabian Gulf.
We all know that when the barometric pressure falls in advance of a low pressure front that the fish go crazy and eat as if it's their last meal, and often, it is!
The UAE has been exposed for two days now to a low pressure front, causing torrential rains and thunderstorms and high winds, reaching an apex today in the cities of Al-Ain and Abu Dhabi.
The sandstorm was caused by a high pressure front from Saudi Arabia, which along with Qatar, has shut many of its schools in several parts of the country, citing "extreme weather conditions."