Dry weather expected


Dry weather is expected in most plain parts of the country. However, rain-wind/thunderstorm (with isolated hailstorm) is expected in Upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Potohar region, Islamabad, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan. Yesterday rain-wind/thunderstorm occurred in south Punjab, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir, north Balochistan, upper Sindh. Weather remained dry elsewhere in the country.

Rainfall (mm): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Malamjabba 28, Dir (Upper 26, Lower 24), Saidu sharif 21, Kalam 19, Takht Bhai 12, Drosh, Mirkhani, Pattan 08, Chitral 05, Balakot 03, Balochistan: Quetta 20, Kashmir: Rawalakot 21, Muzaffarabad (A/P 09, City 03), Garhi dupatta 04, Sind: Mithi 05 Punjab: D.G. Khan 04, Multan (City, AP 03), Kot Addu 02, Gilgit Baltistan: Gupis 03, Astore 02, Skardu 01.

Meanwhile the local Met Office has forecast dry and hot weather for the city for the next 24 hours. The highest maximum temperature 38 centigrade and the lowest minimum 23 centigrade were recorded during the last 24 hours. The dry and hot weather has also been forecast for the rest of the region.—INP