Hot, dry weather likely to persist


Pakistan Meteoroligical Department PMD Monday forecast hot and dry weather expected in most plain areas of the country during next 24 hours.

However, dust-thunderstorm rain/gusty winds (with isolated heavy fall) is expected in southeastern & central Sindh.

Rain wind-thunderstorm is also expected in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhuwa, Potohar region, Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan, MET office reported. A shallow westerly wave is also present over upper parts of the country.

Maximum temperature’s recorded in Turbat, Chhor 45, Shaheed Benazirabad, Mithi and Karachi 44.

The local Met office has forecast a hot and dry weather for city for next 24 hours. The highest maximum temperature 41 centigrade and the lowest minimum 28 centigrade were recorded during last 24 hours.

The hot and dry weather has also been forecast for rest of the region. A shallow westerly wave is affecting upper and western parts of the country, MET office reported.

Maximum temperature’s recorded in Chhor 45, Turbat, Mohenjodharo and Karachi 43.The local Met office Sunday forecast partly cloudy weather with chances of Dust, Raising Winds (DRW) for city.—APP