Eastern parts of country to be affected by monsoon rains today


Strong monsoon currents are expected to penetrate eastern parts of the country from Saturday. A westerly wave is persisting over upper and central parts of the country and is likely to prevail during the next few days.

Rain-thunderstorm (isolated heavy falls) with gusty winds are expected at a number of places in Kashmir, Upper Punjab (Rawalpindi , Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad divisions), Islamabad, Hazara, Mirpurkhas, Hyderabad divisions while at scattered places in FATA, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa ,D.G. Khan, Multan, Sahiwal, Bahawalpur, Sukkur, Larkana, Shaheed Benazirabad, Karachi, Sibbi, Zhob, Nasirabad divisions, and Gilgit Baltistan in the next 24 hours.