Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Met Office informed that a westerly wave is likely to enter Pakistan on Tuesday and likely to persist in upper parts till Thursday. Under the influence of this westerly wave, following weather is expected.
Dust-thunderstorm with rain is expected in Quetta, Zhob, Barkhan, Kohlu, Loralai, D.G. Khan, Rajanpur, Multan, Khanewal, Sahiwal, Okara, R.Y. Khan, Bahawalnagar, Bahawalpur, Sukkur, Larkana, Jacobabad during Tuesday and Wednesday.
Wind rain-thundershower ( with few hailstorm) is expected with intervals in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Jhelum, Chakwal, Attock, Mianwali, Sargodha, Bhakkar, Layyah, Khushab, M.B.Din, Hafizabad, Gujranwala, Gujrat, Sialkot, Narowal, Sheikhupura, Lahore, Kasur, Faisalabad, Jhang, T.T. Singh, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan during Tuesday (night) to Thursday. Isolated heavy falls are also expected in Malakand, Charsadda, Mardan, Dir and Swat districts during the period.
Note: Farmers are advised to take precautionary measures during the forecast period.
For more information, contact:
National Weather Forecasting Centre (NWFC)
Pakistan Meteorological Department
Headquarter Office, Sector H-8/2, Islamabad, Pakistan