Today, Sunday, the Yemeni National Center of Meteorology issued a new warning against the use of mobile phones within the next 24 hours.
In its bulletin, which was reviewed by the “Yemeni Scene”, the center warned citizens in the governorates where rain is expected not to use mobile phones during thunderstorms, to stay away from torrents and valleys during and after rain, and to take cover from thunderstorms.
He expected scattered thunderstorms over a number of governorates during the next 24 hours, which will be of varying intensity, accompanied by thunderstorms in the southwestern and western mountainous governorates, and may extend to the interior hills of the governorates of Hadhramaut, Shabwah, Abyan, Al Dhale`e and Al Bayda.
He indicated the possibility of scattered rain on the western coast, Bab al-Mandab and the adjacent interior areas.
Scattered rain fell on several Yemeni governorates, during the past hours, the heaviest on Ibb governorate, following the impact of Hurricane Shaheen.