Rain, snowfall expected in upper areas, foggy conditions to continue in plain areas

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ISLAMABAD, Dec 9 (APP): Rain with snowfall over the hills is expected at scattered places in Khaber Pakhtunkhwa and isolated places of Quetta and Zhob Divisions while foggy conditions will continue in plain areas of Punjab and Sukkar Division during next 24 hours.
Scattered rain is expected at Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mardan, Kohat, Bannu, D.I Khan Divisions), FATA, Gilgit-Baltistan, Kashmir, Islamabad, Sargodha, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala divisions, while at isolated places in Quetta and Zhob Divisions tonight.

Met Office reported that a western disturbance is likely to grip upper parts of the country and may affect till Friday.Weather remained cold and dry in most parts of the country, while rain occurred at one or two places in Quetta division. However, fog occurred in plains of Punjab and Sukkur division.
Lowest temperatures recorded in last 24 hours was Gupis -03øC, Parachinar -02øC, Kalat -01øC. Islamabad 08øC, Lahore 10øC, Karachi 16øC, Peshawar 08øC, Quetta 02øC, Gilgit 02øC, Chitral 03øC, Hunza 02øC, Muzaffarabad 08øC, Murree 06øC, Skardu 00øC,
Faisalabad 10øC, Multan 10øC, Hyderabad 14øC, Dir 02øC, Kalat -01øC. Pollen count remained 14 per m3 of air in last 24 hours.