Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Muscat, Oman

Location: Adverse weather and possible heavy rains country-wide.

Event:  Heavy rains are predicted overnight Monday, July 25 into Tuesday and Wednesday in various regions of the Sultanate, to include the Muscat area, according to the Oman Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). The Embassy reminds American citizens that flash flooding is common when it rains in Oman, especially in areas surrounding mountains and wadis. Travelers are advised to take precautions and avoid travel in these areas to the maximum extent possible when rain is forecasted. 

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