Parts of north Pakistan receive heavy rains: Met Office


Islamabad, April 8 (TNS): Different parts of the country receive rain with gusty winds and thunderstorms on Sunday.

According to statement issued by the Met Office, a moderate westerly wave is likely to enter in western parts of the country from today and will expectedly grip central and upper parts of the country tomorrow.

Under the influence of this weather system rain-thundershowers with gusty winds are expected at scattered places in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, FATA, Upper Punjab including Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Sargodha, Lahore, Faisalabad divisions, Islamabad, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan till Tuesday with intervals.

However, the system may persist over Malakand division, Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir till Wednesday.

Rain-thundershowers is also expected at isolated places in Northeast Baluchistan, central and southern Punjab including Multan, D.G. Khan, Bahawalpur, Sahiwal divisions from today till Tuesday.

Rain with thunderstorm is also expected in upper Sindh including Sukkur and Larkana divisions during the next twenty four hours.

Moreover, dust and hailstorms are also expected in plain areas of Punjab, KP and upper Sindh during this period.

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