LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – A new monsoon system with westerly wave travelling through the Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal, has made its way into the north-eastern parts of Pakistan.
According to the Met-Office spokesman, monsoon currents from the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal have started to penetrate north-eastern parts of the country.
These currents are likely to intensify from Thursday (tomorrow). A westerly wave is also expected to prevail over the upper parts of the country from Wednesday.
Under the influence of these meteorological conditions, the monsoon rains are likely to commence over Kashmir, upper Punjab and upper KP in next 48 hours.
More rain-thundershowers with gusty winds is expected at scattered places in Islamabad, upper Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad divisions), Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mardan, Kohat divisions), FATA and Kashmir, while at isolated places in Bannu, D I Khan, Sahiwal, Multan divisions from Thursday to Sunday.
Rain is also likely to occur at isolated places in Sindh province and north Balochistan on 14th and 15th July.
Heavy to very heavy falls are also expected at isolated places in Kashmir, Gujranwala, Lahore, Rawalpindi, Hazara and Malakand divisions from 13th to 15th July.