Sandstorm hits Saudi Arabia, rain and snowfall expected

Riyadh: Parts of Saudi Arabia turned into orange as Sandstorm hit the country on Thursday. Visibility is affected enormously in some cities.

According to the report published in Arab News, more such storms are expected between Wednesday and Saturday.

The General Authority for Meteorology and Environmental Protection also predicted that the north side of the country may witness rain and snowfall and the mercury may fall to as low as -3 degree Celsius.

It is also reported that the residents of the Kingdom may have a glimpse of the partial lunar eclipse on Monday.

The partial lunar eclipse will be visible in Tabuk, Madinah, Makkah and Riyadh.