Islamabad, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Synoptic Situation
A strong westerly wave is present over north-eastern parts of the country and likely to persist in upper parts of the country till Tuesday.
Rain (with snowfall over hills) is expected in northeast Punjab, Pothohar region, Kashmir and adjoining hilly areas. Cold and dry weather is expected elsewhere in the country.
Rain-thunderstorm (with snowfall over hills) is expected in Islamabad, upper/central Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit Baltistan, Kashmir and adjoining hilly areas while fog is likely in south Punjab at isolated places during morning hours. Cold and dry weather is expected elsewhere in the country.
Past 24 Hour Weather
Rain-thunderstorm occurred in Kashmir, northeast Punjab, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit Baltistan. Cold and dry weather prevailed over other parts of the country, while very cold in north Balochistan and northern areas.
Rainfall (mm): Kashmir: Anantnag 19, Jammu (City 12, Airport 11), Hajira 09, Srinagar (City 06, Airport 03), Garhi Dupatta, Kotli 05, Chakoti 04, Muzaffarabad (City, Airport 03), Barnala 03, Rawalakot 01, Punjab: Narowal 09, Sialkot (Airport 08, City 02), Gujranwala 06, Hafizabad, Murree 05, Mandi Bahauddin 01, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Balakot 03, Kakul 01, Gilgit Baltistan: Astore 01.
Today’s Lowest Minimum Temperature’s (°C): Skardu -13°C, Leh, Gupis, Astore -12°C, Ziarat -10°C, Kalat -09°C, Quetta, Kalam, Bagrote -08°C, Gilgit -07°C, Zhob, Dalbandin -06°C, Parachinar -05°C and Dir -04°C.
For more information, contact:
National Weather Forecasting Centre (NWFC)
Pakistan Meteorological Department
Headquarter Office, Sector H-8/2, Islamabad, Pakistan