Civil Defense Service warned against a cold gust at the Northern Borders with
temperature dropping below zero degree. Starting from today up to Sunday 20 Rabi Awal
1436, a cold gust will prevail in the Northern Borders Region with remarkable drop of
temperature that may lead to snowfall, especially in Traif province.
Civil Defense spokesman urged citizens to seek safe heating methods. When using wood or
charcoal, it should be placed away from inflammable materials with the windows and doors
let open. It is imperative to keep away of streams and valleys to avoid the risk of
possible thawing of snow. Civil Defense will issue alert messages through its smart
phone applications and social communication media.
Last Modified Date: 07/01/2015 - 1:36 PM Saudi Arabia Time