KARACHI: Hot and dry spell is likely to continue in most parts of the country with some places to receive light and heavy rainfall during the next twenty four hours owing to moist current from the Arabian sea penetrating the upper and central parts of the country, said an official of the metrological department.
According to the Met office forecast, mainly hot and dry weather is predicted in most parts of the country. However, it said, rain with thunderstorm and gusty winds is expected in isolated places in Lahore, Gujranwala, Sarghoda, D.G Khan, D.I Khan, Multan, Bahawalpur, Rawalpindi, Zhob, Hazara, Islamabad, FATA and Kashmir in the next twenty four hours.
Light rain is expected in few places along Sindh and Makran coast during the next twenty hours, the weatherman said.
He said the maximum temperature in Karachi is expected to remain at 35 degrees centigrade during the day with weather to remain partly cloudy. Whereas, Peshawar will experience 39 degrees centigrade of temperature while the temperature in Lahore and Quetta will rise to 32 and 39 degrees centigrade, respectively.