Mainly dry weather expected


Mainly dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while hot during day time in plain areas during the next twelve hours.

Temperature of some major cities recorded. Islamabad and Quetta eleven degree centigrade, Lahore eighteen, Karachi twenty-one, Peshawar fifteen, Gilgit and Murree seven and Muzaffarabad twelve degree centigrade.

According to Met Office forecast for Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, partly cloudy weather is expected in Srinagar, Pulwama, Anantnag, Shopian and Baramula, cold and partly cloudy in Leh while dry in Jammu. Temperatures recorded. Srinagar, Pulwama and Baramula three degree centigrade, Jammu fourteen, Leh minus eight and Anantnag and Shopian four degree centigrade.

Meanwhile the meteorological department on Saturday predicted mainly partly cloudy weather is expected over most districts of the province during the next 24 hours. The met department also predicted isolated light rain and thunderstorm in Chitral, Dir, Malakand, Buner, Swat, Shangla, Kohistan, Battagram, Torghar, Mansehra, Abbottabad, Swabi, Mardan, Charsadda, Peshawar, Khyber, Mohmand, Bajaur and Kurram districts.

Gusty winds are also expected in isolated places of the province during the next 24 hours.