Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) on Wednesday forecast mainly dry weather for most parts of the country during the next 24 hours. While hot weather will prevail in central and southern parts. According to the synoptic situation, continen-tal air was prevailing over most parts of the country. During the last 24 hours, the weather remained hot and dry in most parts of the country.
However, isolated rain-thunderstorm occurred in northeast Punjab and upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The rainfall recorded during the period was Punjab: Kasur 19 mm, Gujranwala 05, Sialkot (Airport 03, City01), Lahore (Airport 02), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Peshawar Airport 03, Bacha Khan Airport and Lower Dir 01mm. The maximum temperatures re-corded were Sibbi, Nokkundi, Bhakkar, Joharabad and Nurpur Thal 40 C.
The Provincial Meteorological Center here on Wednesday forecast mainly humid and partly cloudy weather in most parts of the province during the next 24 hours. However, it said isolated rain-wind-thunderstorm is likely to occur in Abbottabad, Mansehra, Swat, Shangla, Chitral, Upper Dir and Buner districts.
During the last 24 hours, mainly hot, humid and partly cloudy weather prevailed in most parts of the province. However rain thunderstorm occurred at isolated places in Peshawar, Timergara, Mardan, Risalpur, Kohat, Bajaur, Mohmand and Khyber districts.
Rain recorded in Khaar-Bajaur was 6mm, Kohat 3 mm, Peshawar (Airport 1mm, Timergara & Khyber Tirah each 1mm. Maximum.—APP