More rainfall anticipated in KP, Punjab over next several days: PMD
The Pakistan Meteorological Department anticipated more rainfall on Friday in different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab.
According to PMD, rain with wind and thunderstorms is predicted in the upper and central parts of the country with occasional gaps.
“Wet currents are entering the upper parts of the country and will probably continue for the next four to five days,” said PMD in its notification.
The department of Met also announced the entrance of a western wave in the upper parts of the country on September 11th.
Rains with wind and storms are forecast from 10 to 14 September in areas including Chitral, Dir, Swat, Kohistan, Shangla, Buner, Mansehra, Abbottabad, Haripur, Malakand, Bajaur, Peshwar, Mardan, Charsadda, Swabi, Nowshehra, Kurram, Kohat, Waziristan, Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Murree, Attack, Chakwal, Jhelum, Sialkot, Narowal, Lahore, Gujranwala, Gujrat Sheikhupura, Mianwali, Khushab, Sargodha, Hafizabad, Mandi Bahauddin, Jhang, and Faisalabad.
From 13 to 14 September, parts of southern Punjab, including Bhakkar, Layyah, Dera Ghazi Khan, and Muzaffargarh, will receive rain with storms and winds.
According to the Met, some areas of Sindh, including Tharparkar, Umarkot, Sanghar, Mirpurkhas, Thatta, and Badin, will also witness thunderous showers from 10 to 14 September.
Moreover, Lasbella, Kalat, and Khuzdar are expected to be flooded with rain, along with thunderous showers, from 13 to 14 September.
The department of Met also predicted landslides triggered by rains in Kashmir, and other rolling areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit-Baltistan, Galiyat, and Murree.