Cloudy weather with rain in Capital likely


Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) Saturday forecast rain in Capital during next 24 hours.

A westerly wave is present over upper parts of the country and likely to persist till Sunday, PMD office reported.

However, cloudy weather is expected in most upper parts of the country. Rain-wind-thunderstorm is expected in Khyber Pakhtunkhuwa, Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan, and upper Punjab. Minimum temperature’s recorded in (°C): Leh -06, Kalam -02, Astore and Gupis -01.

The Peshawar Provincial Meteorological Department on Saturday predicted cloudy weather in most parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for the next 24 hours.

However, rain-wind-thunderstorm with light snowfall over the hills was expected at isolated places in Abbottabad, Mansehra, Kohistan, Battagram, Torghar, Haripur, Malakand, Upper and Lower Dir, Chitral, Shangla, Swat, Bunner, Bajaur, Mohmand, Mardan, Swabi, Charsadda, Nowshera, Peshawar, Khyber, Kohat, Karak, Hangu, Bannu and Kurram districts.

Similarly, cloudy weather was expected in most parts of the province.—APP