Tropical cyclone could develop over Arabian Sea by 16th: PMD

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The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD)on Wednesday issued a warning concerning an imminent tropical cyclone to be developed over the Arabian Sea by May 16.

 

It asked the fishermen to avoid going into deep waters.A low-pressure area could develop over the Arabian Sea by May 14 and it could convert into a tropical cyclone by May 16, the weather advisory said.

 

It further said that the tropical cyclone center of the Met Office is keeping an eye on the weather development as so far no coastal belt of the country is under any sort of threat from the possible cyclone.

 

The PMD, however, asked the fishermen to avoid going into the deep waters.

 

Yesterday, the Met Office had said that windy weather was observed in Karachi with 20 kilometres per hour wind speed. Dusty winds from southwest blowing in the port city limiting the visibility range.

 

The weather department had forecast extremely hot and dry weather conditions in most parts of Sindh with likely rainfall in Sukkur, Larkana, Jacobabad, and Shaheed Benazirabad districts on Tuesday and Wednesday.