Islamabad, August 15, 2013 (PPI-OT): Met Office predicted widespread rain-thundershower with isolated heavy falls in northeast Punjab (Gujranwala, Lahore divisions) and Kashmir on Friday and Saturday.
Scattered rain-thundershower with isolated heavy falls is expected in upper Sindh (Sukkur, Larkana divisions) and southeast Punjab (Bahawalpur division) on Friday.
Risk of Urban and Flash Flooding
Met Office warns that most of the soil in Gujranwala and Lahore divisions has already saturated due to recent rains. More rains with isolated heavy falls may generate urban and flash flooding in the vulnerable areas of Gujranwala and Lahore divisions on Friday and Saturday. All concerned authorities are advised to remain ALERT on Friday and Saturday.
For more information, contact:
Pakistan Meteorological Department
Sector H-8/2, Islamabad- Pakistan
Tel: +9251 925 0360 -1
Fax: +9251 925 0368