General

Rain expected in parts of country

Cloudy weather is expected in upper parts of the country. However, rain-thunderstorm (with light snowfall over the hills) associated with gusty winds is expected at scattered places in Islamabad, Gilgit-Baltistan, Kashmir, upper Punjab (Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad, Sahiwal divisions), while at isolated places in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA. A few hailstorms may occur during the next 12 hours.

Temperature of some major cities recorded on Thursday morning:

Islamabad and Muzaffarabad seven degree centigrade, Lahore eleven, Peshawar ten, Karachi twenty one, Quetta four, Gilgit three, Murree two degree centigrade.

According to the synoptic situation, westerly wave is affecting upper and central parts of the country and likely to persist till Saturday.

Source: Radio Pakistan