More rain likely in Punjab, KPK833 views
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has forecast more rainfall in upper Punjab, upper KPK, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan during next 24 hours.
Low pressure area lies over north Balochistan with its trough extending southeastward. A fresh westerly wave is affecting upper and central parts of the country and may persist next 24 hours.
Next 24 hrs:
Light rain-thunderstorm with strong gusty winds/duststorm is expected at scattered places of upper KP (Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Kohat, Mardan divisions), Islamabad, upper Punjab (Sargodha, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Faisalabad, Lahore divisions), FATA, GB and Kashmir while at isolated places Sahiwal, Faisalabad, Multan, D.I.Khan, Bannu divisions.
Dust raising winds is also expected at few places of D.G Khan, Quetta, Zhob, Sukkur and Larkana divisions.
Hot and dry weather is expected elsewhere.
Next 48 hrs:
Mainly hot and dry weather is expected during the day time in plain areas of the country. However light rain-thunderstorm with strong gusty winds/duststorm is expected at isolated places of upper KP (Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Kohat, Mardan divisions), Islamabad, upper Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore divisions), upper FATA, GB and Kashmir.
Weather remained very hot and dry in most parts of the country. However rain-thunderstorm occurred at scattered places in upper Punjab, upper KP, and Kashmir while at isolated places in Sh. Benazirabad and Gilgit-Baltistan.
Astore valley road closed due to landsliding
In Gilgit-Baltistan, the Astore valley road has been closed due to landsliding after heavy rains. The rain is continuing since the last 24 hours in the area.
FATA: Parachinar 35. KP: Saidu Sharif 27, Drosh 12, Mirkhani 11, Balakot 09, Pattan 06, Malamjabba, Kalam, Dir 04, Kakul, Cherat 03, Lower dir, Kohat 01. Punjab: Rawalpindi 20, Sialkot (AP 21, City 16), Jhelum 09, Gujranwala 08, Murree 07, Chakwal 05, Kamra, Sargodha, Noorpurthal 04, Islamabad 03, Gujrat 01. Kashmir: Garhidupatta 17, Muzaffarabad 16, Rawalakot 07, Kotli, Mangla 02. Gilgit-Baltistan: Astore 02. Sindh: Sh. Benazirabad 02.
Yesterday’s Maximum Temperatures:
Larkana 50°C, Sukkur, Jacobabad, Moenjodaro 49°C, Rohri 48°C, Sibbi, Sh. Benazirabad, Dadu, Padidan 47°C.
Current Weather Position: At 10 AM (PST) (Tuesday)
Bahawalpur 34 oC Haze
Bunji 18 oC Thunder Rain
D.G.Khan 32 oC Dust Haze
Faisalabad 28 oC Clear
Gawadar 32 oC Partly Cloudy
Hyderabad 34 oC Clear
Jhang 30 oC Clear
Jhelum 31 oC Partly Cloudy
Karachi A/P 32 oC Partly Cloudy
Kot Addu 31 oC Dust Haze
Lahore 28 oC Partly Cloudy
Layyah 30 oC Haze
Mangla 30 oC Partly Cloudy
Moin-Jo-Dar 37 oC Clear
Multan 31 oC Haze
Okara 32 oC Clear
Panjgur 31 oC Haze
Pasni 31 oC Cloudy
Peshawar 30 oC Partly Cloudy
R.Y.Khan 32 oC Dust Haze
Rawalpindi 30 oC Partly Cloudy
Sahiwal 32 oC
Benazirabad 37 oC Clear
Sialkot A/P 25 oC Partly Cloudy
Skardu 19 oC Partly Cloudy
Sukkur 34 oC Clear
T.T Singh 31 oC Clear