KARACHI – Pakistan’s Meteorological Department (PMD) has predicted the first period of winter rainfall in Karachi on Saturday. The meeting office has predicted light rain or light rain in the port city between November 23-25 after the western weather system will enter Karachi today (Sunday).
Under the influence of this weather system, the outskirts of Karachi will likely receive light rainfall, according to the forecast. The western waves are likely to bring drizzle to other areas, said the offices we met. The meeting office in the weather report predicts mostly cold and dry weather in most parts of the country on Saturday and intense cold weather in mountainous areas while fog is most likely to occur in some areas of the Punjab plain during the morning hours.
In addition, apart from the cloudy weather over the upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) and Kashmir, light rainfall and snowfall are expected in several places. PMD recorded minimum temperatures in Kalam and Leh with minus 12 Celsius, Kalat minus 06, Astore, Skardu minus 05, Gupis minus 04, Bagrote, Srinagar, Pulwama, Anantnag, Shopian, Baramola, Gilgit, Malam Jabba and Quetta minus three Celsius.
Previously, the conference office predicted one to two mild monsoons during the last decade of this month. The westerly wind system will approach the northern part and can cause snowfall over the mountains, according to the forecast.