Heavy rain hits Kuwait

KUWAIT: Rain drenched various areas across Kuwait yesterday with heavy downpours throughout the day. — Photos by Yasser Al-Zayyat

KUWAIT: Rain drenched various areas across Kuwait yesterday with heavy downpours throughout the day. — Photos by Yasser Al-Zayyat

KUWAIT: Rain drenched various areas across Kuwait yesterday with heavy downpours throughout the day. Patches of flooding appeared in Shuwaikh, Farwaniya, Jleeb and other areas in the south.

Scattered showers and cloudy skies are expected to continue through the weekend, according to the Kuwait Meteorological Center. The rain affected the flow of traffic yesterday.

Meanwhile, Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) warned residents to take caution during the rainy weather.

—Photos by Yasser Al-Zayyat

This article was published on 01/12/2016