Tag: Weather

Intermittent rain likely to continue for another 24 hours

LAHORE: Intermittent light rain is likely to continue during the next 24 hours in different parts of Punjab, especially the provincial capital, Pakistan Meteorological Department...

Rain provides much-needed relief to citizens

LAHORE: The provincial capital and several adjoining areas on Tuesday received the much-needed rainfall that broke the persisting spell of heat across central Punjab. Scattered thunderstorms in...

Health of millions at risk as dust haze blankets parts of...

--NASA releases satellite imagery for dust river flowing across Pakistan, India   LAHORE: A thick blanket of dust haze covered parts of the country especially the federal...

Rain turns weather pleasant across country

LAHORE: Light and heavy rain turned the weather pleasant across the country on Saturday. According to Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), the rain-thundershower and duststorm/gusty winds are...

Another spell of heatwave likely to hit Karachi from Tuesday

KARACHI: Karachiites should roll up their sleeves again for another spell of the heatwave that is likely to start in the metropolis from Tuesday. The...

Karachi weather to remain extremely hot till Thursday: Met department

KARACHI: The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said that the weather in Karachi will remain hot till Thursday, with daytime temperatures likely to hit as high as 43 degrees...

Ramzan welcomed with pleasant weather in Punjab, KP

ISLAMABAD: Pleasant weather is expected to continue in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) on the first day of Ramazan while the rest of the...

Rain, hailstorm turn weather cold in Azad Kashmir

MUZAFFARABAD: Rain and hailstorm in parts of Azad Kashmir turned the weather cold once again on Sunday morning, while showers are also expected across the...

Global warming may turn winter weather upside down

Not for the first time in recent years, Europe has descended into a deep freeze while the Arctic experiences record high temperatures, leaving scientists...

Met office predicts a long, hot summer

ISLAMABAD: The Meteorological Office (Met) of Pakistan said that the winter season has almost ended across Pakistan, apart from the Northern areas and the...

Cold, cloudy weather predicted for most parts of KP

PESHAWAR: The meteorological department on Saturday predicted mostly cold and partly cloudy weather in most parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with chances of rain, thunderstorm, gusty...

Australia experiences one of hottest years on record

Australia sweltered through its third-hottest year on record in 2017 despite the lack of a warming El Nino weather phenomenon, official figures showed Wednesday. Seven...

Snowfall, dense fog disrupt normal life in parts of country

LAHORE: A fresh spell of snowfall and dense fog has engulfed the country, which is now disrupting the routine life of people, according to...

Communication down, roads blocked in northern areas due to snowfall, rains

ISLAMABAD: Constant rain and snowfall have resulted in road blockages and communications outage in the country’s northern areas, the media reported. All districts of Gilgit, Ghizer,...

Rain likely in lower parts of country with snow over hills

ISLAMABAD: Cold and dry weather will prevail over most part of the country on Tuesday; however, scattered places in Sindh, Balochistan and south Punjab...

Cold, dry weather expected in country

KARACHI: Mainly cold and dry weather is likely to prevail in the major part of the country during the next 24 hours, according to...

NASA launches next-generation weather satellite into space to monitor weather

LOS ANGELES: NASA on Saturday launched a next-generation satellite into space designed to monitor weather around the world and help improve forecasts. The satellite, called...