Cold, dry weather likely in most parts

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Islamabad

Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) on Monday forecast cold and dry weather in most parts of the country during next 24 hours. However, partly cloudy weather with light rain/snow expected at isolated places in Upper Khyber Pakhtunkhuwa, Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan and North Balochistan, MET office reported

Minimum temperature’s recorded in (°C): Leh -11°C, Astore, Skardu -10°C, Gupis -09°C, Gilgit -06°C, Kalam and Bagrote -05°C. The regional meteorological center Peshawar has forecast cold and partly cloudy weather for most parts of the province during the next 24 hours.

In its daily report, it said that cold waether conditions would prevail in hilly areas. However, cloudy weather with chances of light rain and light snowfall over the hills is expected at a few places in Chitral, Dir (Upper & Lower), Bajaur, Shangla, Swat, Malakand, Bunner, Kohistan, Torghar, Battagram, Mansehra and Abbottabad districts. Lowest minimum temperature -05°C was recorded in Kalam on Monday.—APP