ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – The widespread monsoon showers continued across the country today (Sunday) as Met Office predicts torrential rains from Sunday to Thursday, local media reported.

Widespread rains with scattered heavy falls are expected in different cities from Sunday to Tuesday, generating flash flooding and urban flooding in vulnerable area, PMD said.

Well marked seasonal low lies over Southwest Balochistan and its adjoining areas with its trough extending south eastwards.

People hold umbrellas as they walk in a heavy rain shower in the northern Indian hill town of Shimla. India's monsoon rains recorded higher than average levels in the first week of the four-month rainy season, weather office sources told Reuters on Thursday, reflecting a timely onset and progress so far over southern states. (Stringer/Reuters photo)

Strong monsoon currents are penetrating into upper and central parts of the country and expected to continue during next 02 days that may interact with westerly wave.

Strong monsoon currents are also approaching in southern parts of the country and likely to continue upto Thursday.

Weather next 24 hrs:

More widespread rain-thundershower with scattered heavy falls expected in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (Malakand, Hazara, Mardan, Peshawar, D.I.Khan divisions), Upper FATA (Bajour, Mahmond, Khyber, Orakzai and Kurram Agencies), Sindh (Sukkur, Larkana, Mirpurkhas, Hyderabad divisions), Islamabad, Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Multan, D.G khan, Bahwalpur, Sahiwal divisions), Balochistan (Zhob, Sibbi, Kallat, Naseerabad divisions), Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan, while scattered rain-thundershower expected in Faisalabad, Karachi divisions, Lower KP(Kohat, Bannu divisions).