Cold, dry weather with isolated winds predicted for KP


The Provincial Meteorological Center Peshawar on Friday predicted that cold and dry weather with isolated gusty and strong winds is expected in most districts of the province while very cold weather is expected in upper districts.

Isolated light rain and drizzle with light snowfall over the hills is expected in Upper Dir, Malakand, Swat, Buner, Shangla, Kohistan, Battagram, Torghar, Mansehra, Abbottabad, Haripur and Swabi districts.

During the last 24 hours, rain with snowfall over the hills occurred over most districts of the province, while heavy rainfall/snowfall occurred over upper districts.

Rain recorded (in mm): Malamjaba 60, Dir 58, Saidu Sharif 46, Pattan 44, Kalam 43, Timergara 40, Buner 29, Balakot 28, Pashat-Bajaur 24, Parachinar 23, Chitral 22, Kakul & Khaar-Bajaur 18 (each), Tirah-Khyber & Mirkhani 16 (each), Drosh 15, Takht Bai-Mardan 12, Mamad Gut-Mohmand 09, Landikotal-Khyber 08, Cherat/Cantonment, Risaplpur & Ghalanai-Mohmand 07(each), Peshawar (City 05,A/P 04) and Kohat & Bannu 02 (each). Snow recorded (in inch): Kalam 22, Malamjaba 20, Chitral 11, Dir 05, Drosh 03 & Parachinar 01. Rainfall recorded (in mm) and snowfall (in inches) during last 24 hours at different stations of KPK were as Peshawar City 5, Chitral 22, Timergara 40, Dir 58 (snow 5”), Mirkhani 16, Kalam 43 (snow 22”), Drosh15 (snow 3”),. —APP