Met office predicts more monsoon rains

Met office predicts more monsoon rains

Lahore: The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has forecasted another spell of rains in upper parts of the country from August 2 due to the penetration of “monsoon currents” from the Arabian Sea.

According to PMD, a “westerly wave” was also likely to enter the country on Aug 3 (Thursday).

However, the department said hot and humid weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next twelve hours.

Temperature of some major cities recorded this morning:

Islamabad twenty-five degree centigrade, Lahore twenty-nine, Karachi twenty-eight, Peshawar twenty-seven, Quetta twenty-one, Gilgit and Muzaffarabad twenty-two and Murree seventeen degree centigrade.

According to weather forecast of Met Office for Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, partly cloudy weather with few chances of rain-wind and thundershower during the evening and night time is expected in Srinagar, Jammu, Leh, Pulwama, Anantnag,   Shopian and Baramula.

Temperature recorded this morning:

Srinagar, Pulwama and Baramula eighteen degree centigrade, Jammu twenty-five, Leh eleven, Anantnag and Shopian seventeen degree centigrade.