No respite from heat; rain forecast for some Punjab, northern areas  

By: News Desk
Published: 09:41 AM, 16 May, 2022
No respite from heat; rain forecast for some Punjab, northern areas  
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The plain areas across the country will swelter in extreme heat. However, there is forecast of dust storm in Lahore, Sargodha, Khushab, Gujrat and Sialkot while districts in upper Punjab, Islamabad and northern areas are likely to receive light shower today (Monday), reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

According to the metrological office report, there are chances of dust storms and light rain coupled with thunderstorms in Islamabad.

Lahore, Sargodha. Khushab and Gujrat are likely to receive drizzle.

The dust storm is expected to hit Mandi Bahauddin, Sialkot and Narowal coupled with light rain.

Many districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will remain partially cloudy.

Rain is likely to pour in Peshawar, Dir, Chitral, Swat, Abbottabad, Mansehra and Mardan.

In many areas of Sindh, the temperature will remain high but dusty winds are likely to raise there in the afternoon.

In most parts of Balochistan, the mercury level will remain extremely high but in the afternoon, the dust winds will hit several areas.

Many areas in Gilgit-Baltistan will remain partially cloudy. However, strong winds and rain with thunderstorm are expected to lash some areas of the GB.

Reporter Rozina Ali