RTA Warns Motorists as UAE Experiences Heavy Rainfall

  • Publish date: Saturday، 07 January 2023
RTA Warns Motorists as UAE Experiences Heavy Rainfall

Since early in the morning today, the UAE has been experiencing heavy rainfall across the country.

The Roads and Transport Authority in Dubai has issued safety guidelines for those driving in rainy weather.

  •  Drive slowly and carefully
  •  Do not overtake other vehicles except in ideal conditions.
  • Before driving in the rain, whether it is a short trip or not, make sure your wipers work well for a safe journey.
  •  If you have to drive in the rain, always double the safety distance between you and the vehicle ahead for your safety and that of others.

Driving in rainy weather? Make sure to follow the safety guidelines to ensure your and others’ safety.#RTA #Dubai #YourSafetyOurPriority
For more safety tips: https://t.co/suRf4MczPi pic.twitter.com/EI1Rat5Q5i

— RTA (@rta_dubai) January 7, 2023

Storm Centre has shared several videos of rainfall in several parts of the country.

الامارات : الان أمطار غزيرة على دبي #أجمل_شتاء_في_العالم #مركز_العاصفة
7_1_2023 pic.twitter.com/7awcvUiZEE

— مركز العاصفة (@Storm_centre) January 7, 2023

Abu Dhabi also experienced heavy rain today, a video by the weather monitoring account shows. Rainwater is seen collecting and bubbles being formed as the rain lashes the emirate.

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