View of part of the Fujairah Corniche and the Hajar Mountains in the Background

Wednesday, June 6, 2007

Barricades on the Fujairah Beach on Wednesday

These are photos taken at 8.00am on Wednesday 6 June 2007.

Earth moving equipment worked overnight to reinforce the barriers with truck loads of rocks in advance of the anticipated high waves and high tides this afternoon as Cyclone Gonu moves north.

Geoff Pound

Images: Double rows of rocky barriers with car park in the background and sunny skies; the beach house residence behind the barricades.