More Rain Expected Today With Snow in The North

February has already seen a couple of rain spells and the westerly wave affecting the upper parts of the country is likely to persist, according to Pakistan Meteorology Department (PMD).

More widespread rain (and snowfall over hills) is expected on Thursday (today) in Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan, while at scattered places in Malakand, Hazara, Mardan, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, and Lahore divisions.

The clouds are likely to clear out on Friday in most parts of the country, however, more rain is expected in Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan.

In the past 24 hours, most parts of the country experienced widespread rain with snowfall over hills in Northern parts of the country. Narowal received the highest amount of rainfall with 85 mm, whereas Sialkot 48 mm, Jhelum 44 mm, Murree 42 mm, Mangla 41 mm, Gujranwala 39 mm and Lahore 37 mm were the other cities in Punjab with widespread rains.

Islamabad saw 32 mm rainfall whereas Rawalakot 45 mm, Khuzdar 41 mm, Mirkhani 39 mm, Moenjodaro 39 mm, Skardu 19 mm were the areas with highest amounts of rainfall in Kashmir, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Sindh, and Gilgit-Baltistan respectively.

Kalam received a massive 17 inches of snowfall in the past 24 hours. Parachinar is expected to experience the lowest temperature today at -06°C.

Images and figures via PMD.

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