Heatwave to persist till today


Hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while very hot in plain areas. The ongoing heat wave over central and upper Sindh and other parts of the country will persist there till tomorrow Monday, Pakistan Meteorological Department said in a report.

Karachi is experiencing a hot and humid weather with occasional gusty winds with maximum temperature remains between 34-36 degree Celsius today, the Met Office further said.

Daytime maximum temperature can rise to 46-48°Celsius in Dadu, Jacobabad, Larkana, Nawabshah, Qambar Shahdadkot, Shikarpur, Ghotki, Sukkur and Khairpur districts. While 42-44°C in Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas, Umerkot and Tharparker districts, according to the weather report. Hot to very hot weather also expected in Badin and Thatta with maximum temperature ranges 38-40°Celsius.

Met Office had informed that a westerly wave entering upper parts of the country on 19th May, will likely to persist till 24th May (Tuesday).—APP

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