Hot, dry weather likely to prevail in the country



Hot and dry weather is likely to prevail in the country. However, dust raising winds and gusty winds with rain-thunderstorm is expected in Islamabad, Punjab, Potohar region, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, upper Sindh, Northeast Central Balochistan, Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan.

Temperature of some major cities recorded. Islamabad and Quetta twenty-four degree centigrade, Lahore and Karachi thirty, Peshawar twenty-eight, Gilgit and Muzaffarabad twenty-one and Murree seventeen degree centigrade. According to Met Office weather forecast for Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, cloudy with chances of rain-wind/thunderstorm weather is expected in Srinagar, Leh, Pulwama, Anantnag, Shopian, Baramulla, while Partly cloudy with chances of dust-thunderstorm and gusty winds with rain in Jammu.—INP