Met Office predicts widespread monsoon rains countrywide from today

July 24, 2019 Off By Web Desk

Pakistan Meteorological Department has forecast widespread monsoon rains across the country from Wednesday to Saturday.

According to weather advisory by the department, widespread rains/thunderstorm are expected in Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad, Hazara, Malakand, Peshawar, Mardan Divisions, Islamabad and Kashmir during the next four days.

High to very high flood with sharp peaks of exceptional high flood are expected upstream of Mangla. High to very high flood is also likely in River Chenab at Marala and its downstream.

Heavy falls may also generate urban flooding in Lahore, Gujranwala, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Peshawar and Sargodha divisions during the period.

Source: Radio Pakistan