Heatwave to continue for more days in parts of country


The weather will remain hot and dry during the weekend and more pre-monsoon rains are likely in the next week, according to the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD).
Senior Meteorologist at PMD Farooq Dar said that more pre-monsoon showers are likely during the next week in different parts of the country, especially in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
According to Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), the sun will continue to sizzle in the country while strong winds have been predicted at night hours in various cities including Lahore.
Weather experts have said that Sindh province will also face heatwave whereas hot weather would continue to persist in Balochistan as well.
According to the synoptic analysis, a low pressure was lying over central parts of the country with its trough extending south-eastward.
Weak moist currents from the Arabian sea were still penetrating eastern parts of the country and likely to continue during next two days. Westerly wave was still affecting Kashmir and its adjoining areas.