All of last week, the National Centre of Meteorology sent out warnings about the weather to come.
And although it rains in Dubai regularly during winter (thank you cloud-seeding!) this weekend saw unprecedented levels of (all natural) rain lash many parts of the country.
8. When it rains, it pours
— Andrea Arletti (@ArlettiAndrea) January 11, 2020
7. And yes, it hails too!
— Anam Sikandar (@sikandarAnam4) January 12, 2020
6. Passengers at DXB who waited overnight were given free food by McDonald’s
Delays and cancellations at DXB. 70% disruption in flights. McDonald's have been giving free burgers, fries and a drink to the people who have been affected 🍟 #dubairains #lovindubai pic.twitter.com/oSrMS4EIUP
— Lovin Dubai (@lovindubai) January 12, 2020
5. Kris Fade turned his garden into a legendary waterpark
4. Views from the road
— #MaiHeroBollRahaHu (@parthxholic) January 12, 2020
3. Authorities are working tirelessly to clear debris from the roads
2. When it rains in Abu Dhabi, people don’t stay home
— DK (@Big_DK_) January 11, 2020