LAHORE: dirt-thundershower/rain, with few heavy falls, accompanied by way of gusty winds occurred at scattered places in Rawalpindi, Lahore, Gujranwala, Hazara divisions and Kashmir on Tuesday.

The Met department forecast more rain hobby in the subsequent 24 hours as the monsoon currents commenced getting more potent.

It said Kakul recorded 51mm of rain, Murree fifty five, Gujranwala 33, Jhelum 29, Sialkot metropolis 25, Narowal thirteen, Mangla 12, Gujrat and Lahore town 5, Islamabad, Rawalpindi 2, Garidupatta 35, Kotli nine, Muzaffarabad 6 and Rawalakot three.

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The Flood Forecasting department said a westerly wave over Kashmir and adjoining regions endured to persist on Tuesday. Moderate wet currents from the Arabian Sea were penetrating sub-mountainous regions of Punjab and Kashmir as much as 5,000 feet.

It stated the combination of the 2 will generate scattered thunderstorm/rain with isolated heavy falls expected over the upper catchments of all of the predominant rivers at the side of Rawalpindi, Gujranwala and Lahore divisions within the next 24 hours.

remoted thunderstorm/rain is anticipated over Faisalabad, Sargodha, Mul-tan, Bahawalpur, DG Khan, Sibbi and Zhob divisions.

The river Kabul at Nowshera become in medium and the Indus at Chashma turned into in low flood while all the different important rivers had been flowing below low-flood level. Mild flooding is predicted inside the nullahs of the rivers Ravi and Chenab at some stage in the subsequent 24 hours.

The Met branch predicted dirt-thundershower/rain (with few heavy falls) observed via gusty winds at scattered locations in Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisala-awful, Hazara divisions, Islamabad and Kashmir.

published in sunrise, July 10th, 2019