Intermittent rain expected in Karachi today
KARACHI (92 News) – Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has forecasted intermittent rain in Karachi on Thursday (today).
According to the PMD, partly cloudy weather with chances of light rainfall and drizzle is expected in the metropolis today. Weather in Karachi is expected to remain partly cloudy with the maximum temperature ranging up to 36 degrees Celsius.
The MET office forecast mainly hot and humid weather in most southern parts of the country during the next twelve hours. However, Rain/wind-thundershowers is expected in Upper Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Islamabad, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan.
Temperature of some major cities recorded this morning:
Islamabad and Lahore twenty-six degree centigrade, Karachi 39, Peshawar twenty-eight, Murree nineteen, Gilgit twenty-seven, Quetta eighteen and Muzaffarabad twenty degree centigrade.
According to the Met Office forecast about Occupied Kashmir, the weather in Srinagar, Jammu, Leh, Pulwama, Anantnag Islamabad, Shopian and Baramulla is expected to be partly cloudy with chances of Rain/wind thundershowers.
A day earlier, light rain exposed the deteriorated system of K-Electric as at least 6 people have been killed by electrocution, including a child, as light rain continued to pound many areas of the metropolis on Wednesday. Many areas in Karachi remained without power last night as well due to the rain under the influence of a monsoon system, health officials and volunteers of rescue services said.