FFD issues high flood alert



Staff Reporter

The Flood Forecasting Division (FFD) on Monday cautioned against high to very high flood in Jhelum and Chenab rivers in the end of teh ongoing month of July.

In its flood alert, the FFD has said that the water flow in River Jhelum at upstream Mangla could rise to high to very high flood level from July 28 to 30.

The alert reads that River Chenab will also be in high flood at Marala, Khanki and Qadirabad during the period in question.

The flood forecasting body also predicted fairly widespread thunderstorm with rain of moderate to heavy intensity during the period.

The FFD has warned about isolated very heavy dalls and one or two extremely heavy falls, expected over the upper catchments of all the major rivers.

along with north and northeast Punjab and DG Khan division in end days of current month from July 27 to 30.


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