More Rains Likely; Foggy Conditions To Continue

More rains likely; foggy conditions to continue

(Pakistan Point News - APP - 4th Jan, 2017) the hills were expected at scattered places of upper KP (Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mardan divisions), FATA, Rawalpindi Gujranwala, Sargodha,Lahore divisions,Islamabad, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir during the next 24 hours. According to Met office, foggy conditions are likely to continue over plain areas of Punjab and upper Sindh during night and morning hours. "A westerly wave is affecting upper parts of the country and likely to persist till Saturday and under the influence of this system more showers are expected in Islamabad, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, FATA, Upper Punjab (including Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Sargodha and Lahore divisions), Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir till Saturday", he added.

Rainfall during last 48 hours (in mm): Dir=49, Lower Dir=42, Saidu Sharif=38, Malamjabba=36, Kalam=31, Pattan=26, Kamra=23, Chitral=18.8, Balakot=12.2, Mirkhani=11.6, Parachinar=11, Drosh=10.8, Muzaffarabad=9, Cherat=4, Garhi Dupatta=4, Kakul=4, Kohat=3, Murree=3, Risalpur=2, Peshawar City=1.4, Islamabad Z.P=1, Kotli=1, Peshawar A/P=1, Rawalpindi=1, Snowfall (inch): Malamjabba 18, Kalam 14, Dir 01. Minimum temperatures during last 48 hours: Gilgit-Baltistan (Skardu -09�C, Gupis -05�C, Bagrote- 03�C, Hunza -01�C), FATA: Parachinar -04�C, Upper KP (Dir, Malamjabba -02�C, Kalam -01�C), north Balochistan (Kalat - 01�C). In the city minimum temperature was recorded as 10�C while maximum remained 20�C on Wednesday. APP/nam/sk/swf/kmd � 13:54/15:26/15:26