New rain system turns weather pleasant across country
ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The new rain system entering Balochistan from Iran turned the weather pleasant across the country.
Several cities in Punjab, including Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad, Sahiwal, Multan, DG Khan, Bahawalpur divisions, received incessant rain coupled with gale.
Different areas of Sindh (Sukkur, Larkana, Shaheed Benazirabad, Karachi divisions) and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Kohat, Mardan, Bannu, DI Khan) divisions also received rain.
Moreover, Balochistan areas, including Quetta, Zhob, Kalat, Makran, Sibbi and Naseerabad divisions, Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir also received the rain.
According to the Met Office, a westerly wave is affecting most parts of the country and likely to affect different parts of the country during next two to three days.
Weather Forecast for Thursday:
Dust-thunderstorm/rain is expected at scattered places in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Kohat, Mardan, Bannu, D.I.Khan divisions), Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad, Sahiwal, Multan, DG Khan, Bahawalpur divisions), Islamabad, Balochistan (Quetta, Zhob, Kalat, Makran, Sibbi, Naseerabad divisions), Sindh (Sukkur, Larkana, Shaheed Benazirabad, Karachi divisions), Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir.
Rainfall (mm) during Last 24 hrs:
Kashmir: Kotli 26, Garidupatta 03, Punjab: Bahawalnager 25, Bahawalpur (City 12, AP 06), Sahiwal 09, D.G.Khan 08, Okara 03, Kasur, Khanpur 02, Multan, Khanewal 01, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Malamjabba 16, Dir (Upper 05, Lower 03), Kakul 02, Saidu Sharif 01, Sindh: Jaccobabad 08, Balochistan: Zhob 08, Kalat 06, Barkhan 02 & Dalbandin 01.
Today’s Highest Maximum Temperatures:
Shaheed Benazirabad, Sakrand 44°C, Mirpurkhas 42°C & Chhor 41°C.