Hot, dry weather likely to persist in most parts


Pakistan Meteoroligical Department (PMD) Thursday forecast hot and dry weather likely to prevail over most plain areas of the country during next 24 hours.

However, rain-wind-thunderstorm is expected in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhuwa, upper Punjab, Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan in the afternoon, MET office reported. A shallow westerly wave is present over upper parts of the country.

Maximum temperature recorded in Turbat, Shaheed Benazirabad, Dadu, Jacobabad 47 and Larkana 46.

The regional meteorological center Peshawar on Thursday forecast hot and dry weather in most parts of the province during the next 24 hours. However, isolated rain-thunderstorm with gusty winds were expected in Abbottabad.—APP