Islamabad, November 04, 2013 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) predicted rains with snowfall over the hills at scattered places from Tuesday (eve/night) to Thursday.
Spokesman of PMD informed that a westerly wave is likely to enter in Balochistan tonight that would grip upper parts of the country on Tuesday. Under the influence of this weather system scattered rain is expected in Islamabad, Upper Punjab, Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa (KP), Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan during the period, while scattered rain is also expected over northeast Balochistan on tonight/Tuesday. Isolated rainfall is also expected in South Punjab (Multan, DG Khan, Bahawalpur and Sahiwal divisions).
Isolated snowfall over the hills in Galyaat, Malakand, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan is also expected on Wednesday/Thursday.
The barani areas of KP and Punjab are expected to receive good rains on Wednesday and Thursday. Rain is also expected in the rice growing areas of Punjab during the period.The farmers are advised to take precautionary measures according to the day to day weather conditions.
For more information, contact:
Pakistan Meteorological Department
Sector H-8/2, Islamabad- Pakistan
Tel: +9251 925 0360 -1
Fax: +9251 925 0368