Rain-thunderstorm likely at scattered places


ISLAMABAD, July 26 (APP): Rain-thunderstorm with few heavy
falls is expected at scattered places in Punjab, federal capital and
Kashmir, and at isolated places of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Sindh and FATA
in next 24 hours.
Rainfall is expected at Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore,
Sargodha and Hazara divisions, federal capital and Kashmir and at
isolated places in Malakand, Peshawar, Kohat, Bannu, D I Khan,
D G Khan, Sibbi, Mirpurkhas divisions and FATA during this time
Hot and humid weather will grip other parts of the country during
the time duration.
A seasonal low lies over north Balochistan. Monsoon currents
are penetrating upper and central parts of country. A westerly wave
is affecting upper parts of the country and likely to persist during
next few days.
In last 24 hours, rain-thunderstorm occurred at scattered
places in Sargodha, Gujranwala, Rawalpindi, Kohat, Kohat and D I Khan
divisions, and Islamabad, and at isolated places in Mirpurkhas,
D G Khan and Malakand divisions, and Kashmir. However, weather remained
hot and humid in other parts of the country.
Rainfall recorded during the time span was: in Punjab:
Noorpurthal 68mm, Islamabad (Saidpur 29mm, Bokra 15mm, Golra 03mm,
Z.P Trace), Gujranwala 16mm, Kamra 15mm, Sialkot (City 14mm, A/P
Trace), Joharabad 13mm, Chakwal 12mm, Sargodha 11mm, Jhelum 06mm,
Gujrat 02mm, Kot addu, Rawalpindi, Mianwali, Mangla, M.B din 01mm,
KP: D.I.Khan 19mm, Kohat, Malamjabba 02mm, Sindh: Nagarparker 07mm
and Kashmir: Kotli 03mm.
Maximum temperatures recorded on Wednesday were in Nokkundi
and Sukkur 44øC, and Sibbi and Dalbandin 43øC.