The western parts of the country are expected to receive the first rainfall and snowfall (over the hills) on Sunday, December 9, Met office said on Friday.
According to the Met office, a new weather system is likely to enter the western parts of the country on Sunday which might approach the upper and central parts of the country the following day.
“A westerly wave is likely to approach western parts of the country on Sunday and likely to grip upper and central parts of the country on Monday, ” a press released from the Met office said.
The new weather system may produce rain at scattered places in Quetta, Zhob, Malakand, Hazara, Mardan, Peshawar, Kohat, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad, Sargodha, D.G. Khan divisions, Islamabad, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir.
While rain is also expected at isolated places in Bannu, D.I. Khan, Multan, Sahiwal, Bahawalpur, Sukkur, Karachi and Makran divisions during Sunday (evening/night) to Tuesday.
First Snowfall of the Season
Snowfall over the hills is also expected in Malakand division (Swat, Chitral, Kalam Malamjabba, upper Dir), Hazara division, Murree and Galliyat, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan during Monday/Tuesday.