In a new weather outlook released on Friday, the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMET) has predicted dusty and hazy days for northern states ahead of this year’s Christmas festivities.
According to NiMET, northern states are expected to be hazy between Saturday and Monday with a visibility range between 2km-5km.
“Slight dust haze is anticipated over the North-Central and the inland cities of the South throughout the forecast period.
“Hazy atmosphere with patches of clouds are anticipated over the coastal cities of the South within the forecast period,” it said.
According to the agency, moderate dust haze is expected over the northern and the North-Central region during the forecast period on Saturday.
It anticipated slight dust haze over the inland cities of the South and a hazy atmosphere with patches of clouds over the coastal cities of the South throughout the forecast period.
“In Akwa Ibom, however, there are chances of isolated thunderstorms,” it said.