Saudi authorities on high alert after blizzard

Health and security officials in Tabuk have been on full alert because of snowstorms in the northwestern part of the Kingdom over the past two days.

23 Feb 2015 MENAFN (Arab News) – The affected areas are AlDhaher Alakan Abu AlHanshan Attabaq Tinenar Wadi AlAsmar AlLawz Mountain and AlAniq.

The Saudi Red Crescent has reinforced its teams with extra officials to take care of the large numbers of people who are enjoying the snow.

The Civil Defense has issued early warnings to alert people to take care and follow safety measures in such extreme weather conditions.

http://www.menafn.com/1094110617/Saudi–Authorities-on-high-alert-after-blizzard

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1 thought on “Saudi authorities on high alert after blizzard”

  1. Saudi Arabia is one place that probably welcomes snow. Fresh water is scarcer than oil !!
    How unusual is snow in that area of Saudi Arabia?

    THERE CANNOT BE MUCH GLOBAL WARMING THERE, OTHERWISE IT WOULD HAVE BEEN RAIN!

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