Fog alert in UAE: Speed reduction on multiple roads as visibility drops


Abu Dhabi Police have issued a fog alert and have asked motorists to exercise caution on roads.

The authority has reduced the speed limit on multiple roads across the emirate as an early morning fog causes a drop in visibility.

Speed reduction system has been activated on the following roads:

  • Al Saad – Sweihan road: 80 km/h
  • Trucks road (Al Razeen): 80 km/h
  • Abu Dhabi – Al Ain road (Al Katam – Al Khaznah): 80 km/h
  • Sweihan – Abo Saif Road: 80 km/h
  • Sweihan roundabout – Al Falah: 80 km/h

The National Centre of Meteorology has issued a fog alert. The authority has said that there is a chance of fog formation with a deterioration in horizontal visibility, which may drop even further at times over some internal areas from 1am until 9am, today.


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