Partly cloudy weather expected

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Partly cloudy weather expected in most parts of the country. Light rain light snow over hills is likely at isolated places in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir. Foggy conditions are also likely over plain areas of Punjab and upper Sindh during morning hours.

Temperatures of some major cities recorded on Sunday. Islamabad five degree centigrade, Lahore fourteen, Karachi nineteen, Peshawar nine, Quetta four, Gilgit two, Murree three and Muzaffarabad eight degree centigrade.

According to Met Office forecast for Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, cloudy weather with chances of light rain and snow is in Srinagar, Leh, Pulwama, Anantnag, Shopian and Baramula while partly cloudy and foggy weather in Jammu during morning hours.

Temperature recorded; Srinagar two degree centigrade, Jammu nine, Leh minus eight, Pulwama zero and Ananatnag, Shopian and Baramula one degree centigrade.

Light rain (light snow over hills) is likely at isolated places in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, northwest Balochistan, Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir, said Met office on Sunday. It said that a shallow westerly wave is present over the western & upper parts of the country and likely to persist in upper parts during the next 36 hours.

Meanwhile, partly cloudy/cold weather is also expected in most parts of the country tomorrow (Monday). Rain (light snow over hills) is likely at isolated places in the Pothohar region, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, north Balochistan, Gilgit Baltistan.—INP