Rain expected in different parts of country


LAHORE: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) predicted rainfall across different parts of the country on Tuesday.

Rainfall in Lahore during night and Islamabad in the morning lowered the temperature providing little relief to the people.

According to the Met Office, rain-thunderstorm (associated with gusty winds) is expected at scattered places in KP, FATA, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad divisions, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan.

Heavyfalls are predictable at isolated places in Malakand, Hazara divisions and Kashmir creating a risk of flash flooding/land sliding in vulnerable areas.

Hailstorm is also likely in Islamabad, upper Punjab, upper KP and Kashmir.

Temperature of some major cities recorded on Tuesday morning was:

Islamabad 19°C, Lahore 22°C, Karachi 23°C, Peshawar 21°C, Quetta 15°C, Gilgit 11°C, Murree 12°C and Muzaffarabad 17°C.

Today’s highest maximum temperatures:

Shaheed Benazirabad, Turbat 45°C, Padidan 44°C, Jacobabad, Mirpurkhas, Sukkur, Rohri, Rahim Yar Khan, Larkana 43°C, Moenjodaro 42°C.