Widespread dust-thunderstorm, rain expected in KP, parts of Balochistan, Punjab

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KARACHI: A westerly wave is likely to enter western parts of the country today and likely to affect upper & central parts of the country till Thursday and may persist over Northern areas till Friday, Met Office said.

Widespread dust-thunderstorm/rain (few moderate to isolated heavy falls) associated with strong gusty winds is expected in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa while at scattered places in Northeast Balochistan (Quetta, Kalat, Zhob, Nasirabad & Sibbi divisions), Punjab, Islamabad, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir, at isolated places in Sukkur division on Wednesday.

Weather remained dry in most parts of the country, while hot in plain areas of Punjab and Sindh. However, rain occurred at isolated places in Hazara, Kohat, Peshawar and Malakand division.

Rainfall (mm) during Last 24 hrs:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Malam Jabba, Pattan 08, Peshawar (City04, PAF 08), Dir (Upper 07, Lower 04), Balakot 06, Kalam 03, Drosh, Mirkhani 02, Saidu Sharif & Parachinar 01.