Wet spell to continue in most parts

March 1, 2018
Samaa Web Desk




KARACHI: The Pakistan Meteorological Department has predicted that prevailing spell of rain is likely to continue in northern Punjab, upper areas and Balochistan till Saturday.

A westerly wave is affecting western and upper parts of the country and likely to persist over upper parts during next 2 days, PMD said.

Weather Forecast for next 24 hrs:

Rain-thunderstorm (snowfall over the hills) with gusty winds is expected at scattered places in Quetta, Zhob, Sibbi, Kalat divisions, upper Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Islamabad, upper Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad divisions), FATA, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan, while at isolated places in Multan, D.G.Khan, Sahiwal, Kohat, Bannu, D.I.Khan and Sukkur divisions.

Next 48 hrs:

Rain-thunderstorm (snowfall over the hills) with gusty winds is expected at scattered places in upper Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Islamabad, upper Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha divisions), FATA, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan, while at isolated places in Kohat and Bannu divisions.

Dry weather is expected elsewhere in the country.

Past 24 Hours Weather:

Rain-thunderstorm occurred at isolated places in Quetta, Kalat, Malakand, D.G. Khan, Sargodha, Faisalabad divisions, Upper FATA and Gilgit-Baltistan.

Rainfall (mm) during Last 24 hrs:

Balochistan: Quetta (Samungli 20, City 15), Ziarat 17, Kalat 12, Barkhan, Sibbi 03, Dalbandin 01, Punjab: Bhakkar 10, Layyah 07, Kot Addu 05, Noorpurthal 04, Jhang 03, Shorkot 02, Faisalabad, Toba Tek Singh, Sargodha, Joharabad 01, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa: Parachinar 06, Kalam 03, Gilgit-Baltistan: Astore 01.

Today's Lowest Minimum Temperatures: Parachinar -01°C. – Samaa