Rain with wind likely in upper KP



Mainly dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while hot in southern parts during the next twelve hours. However, rain-wind-thunderstorm is likely at isolated places in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir and adjoining hilly areas.

Temperatures of some major cities recorded on Tuesday. Islamabad fifteen degree centigrade, Lahore twenty-one, Karachi twenty-five, Peshawar nineteen, Quetta and Murree eleven, Gilgit seven and Muzaffarabad thirteen degree centigrade. According to Met Office forecast for Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, partly cloudy weather with chances of rain-wind and thunderstorm is expected in Srinagar, Leh, Pulwama, Anantnag and Shopian, partly cloudy in Jammu, partly cloudy and dry in Baramulla.

Meanwhile the Met Office on Tuesday forecast rain with snowfall in upper areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa from October 19 to 21 and rains with dust storm in plains areas during the period. Regional Met Office Peshawar said that snowfall with rain was likely to occur over Chitral, Kalam, Shangla, Kohistan and Kaghan while rain with thundershower and hailstorm and gusty winds is likely to occur in Bunner, Malakand, Swat, Dir, Timergara, Abbottabad, Haripur, Mansehra, Battagram, Torghar, Swabi, Mardan, Peshawar, Charsadda, Kohat, Khyber, Orakzai, Bajaur, Mohmand, Nowshera, Risalpur and Chera.—APP

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