ISLAMABAD: The overnight showers across Punjab including Islamabad has turned the weather pleasant on Tuesday. The Upper Areas received the snowflakes that turned the areas into an attraction for tourists.
Meteorological department has forecasted showers in Upper Areas including Swat and Murree today.
The westerly wave is still affecting upper parts of the country and likely to persist during next 12 -18 hours.
More rain-thunderstorm (with snowfall over the hills) is expected at few places in Malakand, Hazara divisions, FATA, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan. Cold and dry weather is expected elsewhere in the country.
Weather Forecast for next 24 hours:
More rain-thunderstorm (with snowfall over the hills) is expected at isolated places in Malakand, Hazara, Zhob divisions, FATA, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan. Cold and dry weather is expected elsewhere in the country.
Weather Outlook for next 48 hours:
Mainly cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country. However, rain-thunderstorm (with snowfall over the hills) is expected at isolated places in Malakand division and Gilgit-Baltistan.
Past 24 Hours Weather:
Rain-thunderstorm (with snowfall over the hills) associated with gusty winds occurred at scattered places in KP, FATA, Punjab, Balochistan, Islamabad and Kashmir.
Rainfall (mm) during Last 24 hours:
KP: Cherat 56, Malamjabba 46, Dir 39, Saidu Sharif 34, Lower Dir 29, Bannu 23, Pattan 22, Mirkhani 21, Peshawar(City 19, A/P 10), Kakul 18, Balakot 15, Drosh, D.I.Khan 11, Kohat ,Kalam 10, Chitral 05. Kashmir: Rawalakot 53, Garidupatta, Muzaffarabad 23, Kotli 22. Punjab: Rawalpindi (Chaklala 57, Shamsabad 50),Islamabad (Z.P 52, Golra 47), Mangla 36,Jhelum 32, Sialkot( A/P31, City 21), Gujranwala 20, Kamra 19, M.B din 18, Murree 17, layyah14, Joharabad, Bhakkar 12,Lahore (Punjb University 10, A/P 07, City 07) , Chakwal 10, Gujrat 09, Sargodha, Kasur 06, Kot Addu 05. Balochistan: Zhob 15, Kalat 08, Quetta (PBO 01, SM 02), Lasbella 03. Barkhan 02. Sindh: Larkana 01, Snowfall : Malamjabba 03, Murree 01, Kalam , Parachinar 0.5 foot while Ziarat 03, Rawalakot 01 inch.
Yesterday's Lowest Minimum Temperatures:
Skardu, Parachinar -05°C, Malamjabba -04°C, Murree, Ziarat, Astore -03°C. –Samaa