Thursday 26 November, 2020

Saharan dust makes a comeback

Photo: Saharan dust visible on  June 18, 2020. Photo: Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service.

Photo: Saharan dust visible on June 18, 2020. Photo: Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service.

Trinidadians are advised to be on the lookout for Saharan Dust, which once again would be present, according to the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service. 

The Met Office said the event is expected between November 21-23:

'A Saharan dust event is expected between the 21st and 23rd November 2020. Milder concentrations are already in the region and are likely to be present beyond the 23rd.'

The Met Office said people who are usually affected by this should take the necessary precautions.

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