Light rain-thunderstorm is expected in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and northeast Punjab during the next 24 hours, according to the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD). Mainly dry weather is likely to prevail over most parts of the country, while hot in central and southern parts.
According to the synoptic situation, continental air was prevailing over most parts of the country. A shallow westerly wave was also present over northern parts. During the last 24 hours, the weather remained hot and dry in most parts of the country.
The highest maximum temperatures recorded during the period were Sibbi 41 C and Nokkundi 40 C. The Provincial Meteorological Center Peshawar on Tuesday forecast mainly hot, humid and partly cloudy weather in most parts of the province during the next 24 hours.
However it said that isolated rain-wind-thunderstorm is likely to occur over Abbottabad, Mansehra, Swat, Shangla, Chitral, Upper Dir and Buner districts. During the last 24 hours the weather remained mainly dry and partly cloudy in most parts of the province. Maximum and minimum temperatures recorded at different stations of KP in centigrade were Peshawar City 37/33, Chitral 33/13, Timergara 34/20, Dir 32/13, Mirkhani 35/15, Kalam 25/06, Drosh 33/17, Saidu Sharif 32/17 and Pattan 35/20.—APP