The State of Kuwait Embassy in the United Kingdom has urged the Citizens, namely students in Ireland and British cities and towns, to be cautious in anticipation of the forecast hurricane Ophelia The embassy in a statement called on the nationals to adhere to instructions declared by the local authorities. Both the diplomatic mission and the Kuwaiti Culture Office are contacting the Kuwaiti students in the UK and Ireland regarding procedures that must be taken for their safety.
Consulate staff are available round the clock, ready to offer any help required for the Kuwaiti Citizens.
The hurricane is reportedly barreling towards the UK with winds of up to 70 km/h. The mission is reachable on the following phone number: 00442075903400
Temperatures are expected to become moderate in the upcoming days, said Kuwait Meteorological Center, The low pressure will begin to decrease allowing improvement in weather conditions. On September 22, the summer season in Kuwait will conclude meteorological due to the southward equinox, a phenomenon when daytime and nighttime equal each other.
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