Rain turns weather pleasant


Staff Reporter

The provincial capital on Monday received rain which is also likely to persist during next 24 hours, said Weather department.
The rain turned the weather pleasant and provided respite to the people from hot and dry weather conditions.
According to Met office, wind-thunder/storm rain with isolated heavy falls is expected at scattered places in Kashmir, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Sargodha, Faisalabad, Lahore divisions, while at isolated places in D.G.Khan and Sahiwal divisions. However, wind, thunderstorm/rain scattered places in Lahore, Sargodha, Gujranwala, Rawalpindi, Islamabad and Kashmir in last 24 hours.
According to synoptic situation, seasonal low lies over north Balochistan. Monsoon currents were reaching upper parts of the country.Westerly wave is also present over upper parts of the country.
The experts have predicted that prevailing weather conditions would persist during next 24 hours.
Meanwhile Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) is carrying out cleanliness operation in the provincial capital during rain and so on.
According to LWMC sources on Monday, steps were being taken to ensure the drainage of rain water at 88 choking points in the city.