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Poor air quality due to yellow dust...nationwide showers tomorrow Updated: 2021-05-24 15:39:48 KST

South Korea is currently being covered by a yellow dust storm coming from the Gobi Desert of inner Mongolia. Dust levels are standing in the "bad" to "very bad" category across the entire nation tonight and dusty conditions will continue through tomorrow. For the morning hours, more than half of the country will see very high concentrations of yellow dust. Visibility is forecast to drop, so please be careful when driving.

Dusty conditions will gradually ease off with the help of showers tomorrow. Central regions, including the Seoul metropolitan area will see 5 to 20 millimeters. Southern regions will see less than 5 millimeters. Showers will ease off by early afternoon.

Tomorrow morning will begin with scattered showers in most regions. Morning lows will range from 11 to 17 degrees Celsius.

Daytime will be about 2 to 4 degrees lower than today. Seoul and Chuncheon will get up to 20 degrees. Gwangju 23 degrees. Daegu at 24 degrees.

Another round of showers are in forecast for the latter half of the week. Please make sure to keep up to date with the latest weather forecasts and prepare for any changes.

That's all for now, and here are the weather conditions around the world.
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