dust stormThe Presidency of Meteorology and Environment (PME) of Saudi Arabia warned citizens of sand storm in Riyadh and the eastern regions (Dhahran, Dammam, Jubail, Al-Ahsa and neighboring provinces) of the kingdom.

The PME has asked the residents of these areas to exercise caution when moving outdoors because these winds of sand are likely to result in low visibility. The sand storm is likely to last for three days, till the evening of 9 July.