Rain, Thundershower Expected In Most Parts Of Country

Rain, Thundershower Expected In Most Parts Of Country
The Pakistan Meteorological Department forecasts that on Sunday (today), the majority of parts of the country will likely receive light to heavy rains along with wind and thunderstorms.

In a statement, the Met Office claimed that moist currents from the Arabian Sea are entering higher elevations in the country. Kashmir, the Pothohar area, northeast Punjab, and upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are all predicted to see rain today due to the weather system.

On Sunday, rain or thundershowers are anticipated in Gilgit-Baltistan, Kashmir, Islamabad, the Pothohar area, northeastern or eastern Punjab, and upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

According to the Met Office, throughout the projected period, heavy rains may also fall in a few locations in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the Pothohar area, northeast Punjab, and Kashmir.

Several significant cities' temperatures this morning were recorded:

Islamabad and Muzafarabad are 24°C, Lahore is 26°C, Karachi is 29°C, Peshawar is 28°C, Quetta is 25°C, Gilgit is 20°C, and Murree is 17°C.

Earlier, the PMD had issued a warning that the wet spell could result in landslides in the vulnerable regions of Murree, Galliyat, Kashmir, Gilgit Baltistan, and hilly areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, as well as urban flooding in low-lying areas of Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Peshawar, Gujranwala, and Lahore from August 4 to 7.

For the duration of the rainy weather, the Met Office warned visitors and travelers to exercise additional caution. The PMD issued a warning that windstorms might harm flimsy buildings like solar panels and power poles.