First Pre-Monsoon spell predicted during next 48 hours
Islamabad: Met office predicted first pre-monsoon rain/showers over North-Eastern parts (Islamabad, Hazara, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad, Sargodha division and Kashmir) during next 48 hours (Friday/Saturday).
Met office informed that some pre-monsoon currents have started to penetrate in upper parts of Pakistan that would produce first pre-monsoon rain/showers during next 48 hours. Due to this expected rain/showers the heat wave conditions are likely to subside in Punjab, KPK and Kashmir from Saturday.
The second spell of pre-monsoon rain/showers expected from 20th June and the 3rd spell in last week of June.
The regular monsoon rains are likely to start from first week of July.
For more information, contact:
Pakistan Meteorological Department
Sector H-8/2, Islamabad- Pakistan
Tel: +9251 925 0360 -1
Fax: +9251 925 0368