Daily Weather Report for Media

(Issued on Friday July 21, 2017 at 1800 PST)

Synoptic Situation:

   

 

Seasonal low lies over north Balochistan. Strong monsoon currents will start to penetrate eastern parts of country from Saturday.  A  westerly wave is  persisting over upper and central parts of the country and likely to prevail during next few days.

Weather Forecast for next 12 hrs:

Validity (2000 PST/21-07-2017 to 0800 PST/22-07-2017)

     

Rain-thunderstorm (with isolated heavy falls) with gusty winds is expected at scattered places in KP, upper Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha division), Mirpurkhas divisions, Islamabad and Kashmir, while at isolated places in Bahawalpur, D.G Khan, Multan, Zhob, Karachi divisions and GB.

Weather Forecast for next 24 hrs:

Validity (0800 PST/22-07-2017 to 0800 PST/23-07-2017)

     

Rain-thunderstorm (with isolated heavy falls) with gusty winds is expected at a number of places in Kashmir, Upper Punjab (Rawalpindi , Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad divisions), Islamabad,  Hazara, Mirpurkhas, Hyderabad divisions while at scattered places in FATA, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa ,D.G Khan, Multan, Sahiwal, Bahawalpur, Sukkur, Larkana, Shaheed Benazirabad, Karachi, Sibbi, Zhob, Nasirabad divisions and Gilgit Baltistan.

Weather Outlook for next 48 hrs:

Validity (0800 PST/23-07-2017 to 0800 PST/24-07-2017)

     

Rain-thunderstorm (with isolated heavy falls) with gusty winds is expected at a number of places in Kashmir, Upper Punjab (Rawalpindi , Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad divisions), Islamabad,  Hazara, Mirpurkhas, Hyderabad division while at scattered places in FATA, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa ,D.G Khan, Multan, Sahiwal, Bahawalpur, Sukkur, Larkana, Shaheed Benazirabad, Karachi, Sibbi, Zhob, Nasirabad divisions and Gilgit Baltistan.

Past 24 Hours Weather:

     

Rain-thunderstorm (with isolated heavy falls) occurred at a number of places in Islamabad, Rawalpindi division, while at scattered places in Faisalabad, Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mirpurkhas divisions, Kashmir and at isolated places in Lahore, Sargodha, Gujranwala, Sahiwal and Hyderabad divisions.

Total Rainfall (mm) during Last 24 hrs:

     

Punjab: Islamabad (Saidpur 107, Golra 53, Bokra 18, Z.P 14), Kamra 56, Chakwal 35, Rawalpindi (Chaklala 14, Shamsabad 11),Murree 14, Jhang 06, Okara 03, Faisalabad 01,  Sindh: Islamkot 64, Nagarparkar 50, Dhahli 30, Mithi 22, Chhor 21, Chachro 12, Diplo 10, Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas 08,  KP: Kakul 26, Balakot 19, Risalpur 13, Malamjabba 09, Saidu Sharif, Lower Dir 02, Cherat 01, Kashmir: Garhi Dupatta 14, Muzaffarabad 13, Kotli 09 .

Yesterday's Highest Maximum Temperatures:

     

Dalbandin , Sibbi 44°C, Turbat, Dadu 43°C.

 

Imran Ahmad Siddiqi

Forecasting Officer

 Ph: 051-9250364