Rain, thunderstorm likely to lash in most parts of the country

11:16 PM | 14 Apr, 2019
Rain, thunderstorm likely to lash in most parts of the country
ISLAMABAD - Met office has forecast widespread dust-thunderstorm/rain accompanied by gusty winds in Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and south Punjab while heavy falls is also expected in Makran, Quetta, Kalat, Zhob divisions.

Dust-Thunderstorm/rain is also expected in Islamabad, Shaheed Benazirabad, Sukkur, Larkana, Karachi, Hyderabad, Thatta, Badin and Mirpurkhas divisions.

According to the synoptic situations, a shallow westerly wave is presently affecting upper and central parts of the country and likely to intensify on Sunday (evening/night) and grip most parts of the country on Monday.

Rain-thunderstorm with gusty winds occurred at scattered places in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab, Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan, Quetta, Kalat, Sibbi and Zhob divisions. While weather remained hot and dry elsewhere in the country.

Following rainfalls were recorded in millimeters during Last 24 hrs: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: upper Dir 20, Mirkhani 13,Chitral 10, Kalam, Drosh 09, Balakot 07,Kakul 06, Parachinar, Saidu Sharif 05,Bannu 04,D.I.khan 02,Lower Dir Malmjabba, Pattan 01,Kashmir: Garhiduppta 15, Muzaffarabd 10, Rawalakot 04,Balochistan: Zhob 14,Quetta 06,Khuzdar, Gawadar 02,Pasni 01, Punjab: Khanewal 08,Sahiwal 07, Multan 05,Layyah 03,Jhang 03, Gilgit-Baltistan: Chillas,Hunza, Bagrote 02 &Skardu 01.

Today's Highest Maximum Temperatures were recorded as follow: Mirpurkhas 43 & Mithi 42°C, Islamabad 29C, Peshawar 32C, Lahore 34C.