Met office forecasts very hot, dry weather during the week, precautionary measures advised to avoid heat stroke


ISLAMABAD, May 16 (APP): Met office Monday warned about very hot
and dry weather ahead during the week all over the country whereas
health experts advised to take precautionary measures to avoid heat
stroke and dehydration.

The low elevation agricultural plains of Punjab, KP, Balochistan and
Sindh will be the centre of heat where day temperatures will cross over 45øC and central parts will touch a critical level of 50øC.

Temperatures in mountainous areas of GB and AJK will also rise by 4-5øC above average resulting into rapid melting of snow and glaciers.