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Weather report: Rain and hail expected across the country, snow in the hilly areas

It is feared that the weather conditions may trigger landslides in Malakand, Hazara, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir

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Heatwave is here to stay: Watch Met Office forecast

Met Office has predicted that the country may experience hotter weather in next two weeks. Spokesman of the Pakistan Meteorological Department says the prevailing temperature can further go up as there is not rain system across Pakistan to break the heatwave. He says the temperature will further go up. “The next 10 to 15 fasting…

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Cyclone making its way towards Karachi, warns Met Office

The Meteorological Office has warned that a cyclone is making its way towards Karachi.  According to a statement from the Met Office, the cyclone is developing in the Arabian Sea. The cyclone is making its way towards the coast of Oman, which lies at a distance of 200 kilometers from Karachi. The Met Office has…

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Gas soars by Rs 10 in Quetta amid freezing temperature

Residents of Quetta face troubles owing to the shortage of gas in several areas amid freezing temperatures as the cold spell intensified in Quetta following the recent showers. The temperature dropped to as low as zero. The dealers increased the rates of gas by Rs 10 per kilogram, causing troubles to domestic and commercial consumers….

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Karachi expected to sizzle at 41 degrees today

PHOTO: FILE Temperature in Karachi is likely to soar up to 41oC According to the Met Office, weather will be dry across the country. Humidity will fall during the day, resulting in rising temperature. In Karachi, the minimum temperature prediction is 20oC. Water content in the air is likely to fall to 15% in the…

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Three to four wet spells likely in March

ISLAMABAD: Three to four wet spells of short duration are expected over upper parts of the country amid gusty winds and high risk of hailstorm. According to the Met Office, upper parts of the country including upper Punjab, FATA, KPK, Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) and Kashmir are expected to receive slightly above normal precipitation with snowfall over…

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Rains likely in different cities in next 24 hours: Weather forecast

ISLAMABAD: Different cities of Punjab are expected to receive showers in next 24 hours, as late night rains coupled with gale-force winds turned the weather pleasant, Pakistan Meteorological Department predicted on Saturday. The late night light showers made the temperature drop in Lahore. The weather office said a westerly wave is affecting western and upper…

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Rain, snow adds to chill; more forecast

A three-day fresh rain spell with snowfall has hit parts of Pakistan, bringing an additional chill in the winter. The rain and snowfall continued in Upper Punjab, KP, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir on Tuesday, as mercury dropped to minus 7 degree centigrade. Popular hill stations Murree and Nathia Gali also received snowfall that added to beauty…

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Video: Beautiful view of Nathia Gali during snowfall

Rain and snowfall continued in Upper Punjab, KP, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir on Tuesday, as mercury dropped to minus 7 degree centigrade. Nathia Gali, is a mountain resort town, in Abbottabad district of KP, also received snowfall that added to beauty of the hill station. Watch this video…

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Snow adds to beauty of Murree

Rain and snowfall continued in Upper Punjab, KP, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir on Tuesday, as mercury dropped to minus 7 degree centigrade. Murree also received rain and snowfall that added to beauty of the popular tourist destination.

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Video: Stunning view of Murree after snowfall

Intermittent rain and snowfall continued in Upper Punjab, KP, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir on Tuesday, as mercury dropped to minus 7 degree centigrade. Murree also received rain and snowfall that added to beauty of the popular hill station. [Twitter video: Adeel Anwer Sial‏]  

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More rain, snowfall likely over hilly areas

ISLAMABAD: The Met Office has forecast more rain and thunderstorm with snowfall over the hills at scattered places in upper Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, FATA, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir during the next twelve hours. However, dense foggy condition is expected in some plain areas of Punjab. Temperature of some major cities recorded on Wednesday morning: Islamabad fourteen…

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Rain ends smog in Punjab; further dips temperature

Punjab province received first winter rainfall in different cities on Tuesday. The rain spell that started from Balochistan, has ended smog in the province and further dropped mercury on the scale. More downpour is likely in next 24 to 48 hours. Watch this report…

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Cold grips different parts of country after rain

Winter made an authentic entrance into most parts of the country after rain in Punjab, Balochistan and upper Sindh, dropping the temperature to minus four degree centigrade (in Skardu) and ending two week long smog in Punjab. Watch this report…

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Rabi-ul-Awwal moon to be visible on Nov 19: Met office

ISLAMABAD:The Met Office on Friday predicted that the chances of new moon of Rabi-ul Awwal 1439 AH would be on the evening of November 19. The new moon of Rabi-ul-Awwal 1439 AH would be born on crossing junction point at 16:42 PST on November 18, which would be visible on the evening of next day,…

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Smoggy conditions to continue in November

ISLAMABAD: The noxious smog engulfing large parts of upper Punjab is unlikely to die down for now as rain is not expected this month. According to Met Office, fog and smog with variable intensity is likely to prevail in the plain areas of Punjab, KP and upper Sindh during November. Met Office said less than…

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Weather forecast: Intermittent showers continue countrywide

KARACHI: Various parts of the country including Islamabad and Rawalpindi, upper Punjab, upper KPK, Gilgit-Baltistan, and Kashmir are receiving intermittent rains. Temperature of some major cities recorded on Saturday morning: Islamabad twenty degree centigrade, Lahore twenty-five, Karachi twenty-eight, Peshawar twenty-two, Quetta twenty-one, Gilgit, eighteen, Murree fourteen and Muzafarabad twenty-one degree centigrade. According to Met Office,…

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Video: Sewerage nullah rises to dangerous level in Nazimabad

This video shows raging rainwater in a sewerage nullah of Nazimabad No. 4 area. Heavy monsoon rain, which continues across Sindh since Wednesday, created havoc across the province, including in Karachi, devastating municipal infrastructure, leaving at least eight people dead in 24 hours. The Met Office says heavy downpour will continue till Friday.

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Watch: Mayor Karachi says only nine dewatering machines are available

While reviewing rescue and relief efforts in connection with rain emergency efforts in Karachi, Mayor Waseem Akhtar lamented lack of resources, saying that only nine dewatering machines are available for sanitation purpose in the city.

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WATCH: Sindh local govt minister supervise sanitation work in Karachi

Sindh’s Minister for Local Government Jam Khan Shoro visited rain-struck across Karachi to supervise the drainage system and sanitation work on Wednesday night.

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Unbelievable scenes after heavy rain hits Karachi

Heavy monsoon rain, which continues across Sindh since Wednesday, created havoc across the province, including in Karachi, devastating municipal infrastructure, leaving at least 11 people dead in 24 hours. The Met Office says heavy downpour will continue till Friday.

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