Islamabad, July 29, 2022 (PPI-OT):
Heavy rains may generate urban flooding and flash flooding in local Nullahs of Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Lahore, Gujranwala, Sialkot, Mansehra, Abbottabad, Haripur, Dir, Swat, Peshawar, Mardan, Malakand, Bajur, Lakki Marwat, Bannu, Tank, Khuzdar, Zhob, Barkhan, Kohlu, Musa Khel, Sherani, Sibbi and Bolan during the period. Rainfall may trigger landslides in Kashmir, Galiyat, Murree, Abbottabad, Mansehra, Chillas, Diamir, Gilgit, Hunza, Astore and Skardu during the forecast period. Travelers and tourists are advised to remain more cautious during the forecast period.
Monsoon currents are continuously penetrating in upper and lower parts of the country. Westerly waves are also penetrating western parts of the country.
More rain-wind/thundershower is expected in Punjab, Islamabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, north and eastern Balochistan, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan. Isolated heavy falls are likely in Kashmir, upper Punjab, Islamabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and north-eastern Balochistan.
More rain-wind/thundershower is expected in upper/central Punjab, Islamabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, north and eastern Balochistan, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan. Isolated heavy falls are likely in Kashmir, upper Punjab, Islamabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and north-eastern Balochistan.
Past 24-Hour Weather
Rain-wind/thundershower (with isolated heavy falls) occurred in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir, Balochistan, Sindh and Gilgit Baltistan.
Rainfall (mm): Punjab: Okara 79, Murree 54, Sahiwal 42, Chakwal 41, Islamabad (Golra 41, Bokra 37, Zero Point 03, Saidpur 01, Airport Trace), Bhakkar 39, Sialkot (Airport 38, City 19), Rawalpindi (Chaklala 36), Kachehri 26, Shamsabad 11), Noorpur Thal 25, Narowal 18, Multan (Airport 11, City 06), Bahawalpur (City 10, Airport 04), Faisalabad 09, Jhang 08, Attock 06, Dera Ghazi Khan, Bahawalnagar, Gujarat 05, Mangala 04, Sargodha 03, Khanewal, Kot Addu 02, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Balakot 62, Kakul 57, Mardan 41, Malam Jabba 35, Saidu Sharif 30, Cherat 07, Dir (Lower 07, Upper 05), Bannu 03, Pattan 01, Balochistan: Lasbella 33, Khuzdar 19, Zhob 10, Kalat 05, Barkhan 01, Kashmir: Muzaffarabad (City 29, Airport 26), Garhi Dupatta 16, Rawalakot 11, Kotli 06, Sindh: Karachi (Orangi Town 16, Surjani 08, Nazimabad 07, Quaidabad 06, North Karachi 03, Gulshan e Hadid, Gulshan e Maymar, Korangi 01) and Thatta 01.
Yesterday’s Highest Maximum Temperature’s (°C): Chillas 43, Drosh, Bunji 39, Gilgit, Nokkundi and Shaheed Benazirabad 38.
For more information, contact:
National Weather Forecasting Centre (NWFC)
Pakistan Meteorological Department
Headquarter Office, Sector H-8/2, Islamabad, Pakistan