Significant Saharan Dust episode to begin on Thursday


    Persons with respiratory problems especially should take note as Saharan Dust event is expected from Thursday 30th January and is likely to last at least five to seven days.

    The T&T Met Service says the peak of the event is likely to be on Friday 31st, and it is possible for this event to be the first significant one for 2020.

    It should be noted that more sensitive persons may be affected from as early as Wednesday 29th, since a mild concentration of dust will be present.