Rain to reduce humid conditions in most parts


Islamabad—Rain and dust-thunderstorm predicted by the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) for twin cities and other parts of the country during the next 24 hours would reduce the prevailing humid weather conditions in the country.
The hot and humid weather conditions in most parts of the country due to no significant rain since eid has made the citizens feel like they are experiencing the heat of peak summer months of July and August.
However, the rain-dust-thunderstorm in scattered places of Islamabad, Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan during the next 24 hours would reduce the day temperatures, turning the weather pleasant.
The scattered places in Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mardan, Kohat, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad divisions, Islamabad, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan.
While hot and dry weather is expected elsewhere in the country during the next 24 hours. According to the synoptic situation, seasonal low was lying over north Balochistan and its adjoining areas.
A shallow westerly wave was affecting upper parts of the country and likely to affect during next two days. The rainfall recorded during the last 24 hours was Lahore 28 mm, Pattan 26 mm and Dir 06 mm.—APP