Rain, thunderstorm with strong gusty winds likely in upper areas


ISLAMABAD, May 3 (APP): Rain-thunderstorm with strong gusty winds is expected at scattered places in upper areas of the country while partly cloudy conditions to prevail in central parts during the next 24 hours.

Rainfall is forecast at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), FATA,
Islamabad, upper Punjab Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sahiwal and Faisalabad divisions, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir, while at few places in south Punjab at Multan, Bahawalpur and D.G Khan divisions, Sukkur, Larkana, Quetta, Kalat, Zhob and Sibbi divisions.

An official of met office told APP that low pressure area lies over north Balochistan and its adjoining areas with its trough extending eastward. A fresh westerly wave is affecting upper and central parts of the country and may persist till Thursday.