Over the next week, the tropical storm Nilofar is likely to be changing course away from Salalah, and move towards the north-west.
Areas south of Ras al Hadd (Arabian Sea) may be affected and a number of weather reports suggest that the island of Masirah 500kms south of Muscat will be most affected. Seas south of Ras Al Hadd may be rough and in areas north west of Ras al Hadd (Sea of Oman) caution if swimming in the sea is advised.
Mountains throughout Oman may received showers and flash floods may occur. Caution is advised in approaching any wadi during rain, flash foods rarely last for a long time after which the road may be crossed.