Thunderstorm, rain likely in KP, Punjab


Pakistan Meteoroligical Department PMD Thursday forecast rain-wind-thunderstorm (with isolated hailstorm) in upper/central Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhuwa, Gilgit Baltistan, Kashmir and East Balochistan during next 24 hours.

A westerly wave is affecting western and upper parts of the country and likely to persist in upper parts till Saturday, MET office reported.

Rainfall(mm) recorded in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Malam Jabba 19, Dir (Upper 18, Lower 17), Kalam 17, Mir Khani, Parachinar, Saidu Sharif 12, Peshawar (Airport 11, City 10), Pattan, Cherat 09, Chitral, Takht Bai 08, Drosh 06, Kakul, Balakot 03, Bannu 01, Punjab: Islamabad (Airport 17, Zero Point 08, Golra 07, Bokra 06, Saidpur05), Chakwal 07, Rawalpindi (Chaklala 07, Shamsabad 06), Murree, Noorpur Thal 06, Attock 05, Lahore (Airport 05), Joharabad.—APP