Glof Alert-I

For Gilgit Baltistan & Chitral

  12 July, 2016 13:00 PST

Rain bearing weather system is likely to persist in GB and Chitral from 14-19th July, having potential to produce Glaciel Lake Outburst Flood (GLOF) / Flash Floods, particularly in PMD's pilot GLOF sites Bagrot, Bindogol and Golain valleys as well their surroundings.

Local communities are advised to remain alert and concerned authoities to take precautionary measures.

Community Leaders are requested to translate this Alert in Urdu and display it on notice board for information to all community members. For any detail we are available at following cell numbers.

  1. Chief Meteorologist, Research & Development Division, Islamabad (0312-9888189)
  2. Director, Regional Meteorological Center, KPK (0333-5041282)
  3. Director, Regional Meteorological Center, Gilgit (0345-2282629)
  4. Meteorologist, Met Office, Gilgit (0312-9732434)
  5. Incharge Met Office, Chitral (0346-9892825)