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  • Light rain turns Karachi weather pleasant

    KARACHI: Weather in the city is expected to be fair/partly cloudy with some areas in Karachi as well as Thatta receiving light rain/drizzle on Sunday under the influence of receding ‘severe cyclonic storm Shaheen’, the meteorological department stated on Saturday...

    “It now lies at a distance of about 250km southwest of Gwadar, 480km southwest of Ormara, 730 km west-southwest of Karachi and 225km east of Muscat (Oman)...

  • Windstorm, rain make weather pleasant

    LAHORE: A windstorm that was followed by rain, heavy in some areas, lashed the city on Sunday night and made weather pleasant...

    According to the Met Office, the rain was caused by a fresh westerly wave that would give more rain and generate windstorms in upper parts of the country and northeastern Punjab, including Lahore, in the next two days...

  • 170 feeders trip Rain turns weather pleasant

    LAHORE: Rain and thunderstorm with gusty winds in many cities, including Lahore, once again made weather pleasant on Saturday...

    Soon rain started that was continuing at the time of the filing of this report, sharply dropping the maximum temperature from day’s 39 degrees Celsius to 25 degrees Celsius at 8pm...

  • Rain turns weather pleasant

    LAHORE: Scattered rain on Monday turned the weather pleasant in the Punjab capital, and the meteorological department has forecast partly cloudy with chances of rain during the next 24 hours...

    A westerly trough, still passing through northern parts of the country, is likely to cause rain/thunderstorm at scattered places in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad, Sargodha divisions of upper Punjab, Malakand, Hazara,...

  • Rain, snowfall turn weather chilly in Swat

    MINGORA: Rain in the plains and snowfall on the mountains brought the temperatures further down in Swat and Shangla on Monday...

    Rain coupled with cold winds lashed Mingora, Barikot, Kabal, Matta and Khawzakhela areas, while Malam Jabba and Kalam received heavy snowfall...

  • Snowfall, rain turn weather chilly in Malakand

    MINGORA: The weather turned chilly after fresh snowfall and rain in Malakand division, including the Swat valley on Monday...

    The snowfall on hilly areas like Malam Jabba, Miandam, Bahrain, Mankyal Kalam, Utror, Ushu and rain in plains in Swat dropped the mercury to minus one, district Met department said...

  • Light rain turns weather chilly in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: Strong winds coupled with light rain and thunder lashed Hyderabad and its adjoining areas late on Monday evening, inundating low-lying areas and increasing cold in the wake albeit briefly...

    The light rain with thunder and lightning lasted hardly 10 minutes while strong winds continued for half an hour...

  • Weather emergency declared in KP amid rain, snowfall

    PESHAWAR: The Relief, Rehabilitation and Settlement (RRS) Department of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa declared ‘extreme cold weather emergency’ in the province as rain and snowfall lashed many districts on Sunday...

    “Since an extraordinary cold wave has hit whole of the province and is likely to continue; therefore, in exercise of powers conferred under Section 16(A) (1) of National Disaster Management (KP) Act 2010, the RRS department hereby...

  • Two die from heatstroke in Karachi amid forecast of hotter weather

    KARACHI: Soaring temperatures claimed two lives in the city on Friday amid a forecast of a hotter weather in the next two days, with mercury levels expected to rise up to 40 degrees Celsius...

    Earlier, the Pakistan Meteoro­logical Department had issued a warning of rising temperatures in Karachi amid the already hot weather being experienced throughout Sindh...

  • Weather vane 'stolen' from Karachi's Frere Hall, Chief Secretary takes notice

    KARACHI: Chief Secretary Sindh Siddique Memon on Wednesday took notice of 'theft' of a rooster-shaped weather vane which used to sit atop Karachi landmark Frere Hall...

    Chief Secretary spokesman Naukhaiz Anwar Siddiqi said Memon has also ordered Karachi Commissioner and Karachi Municipal Corporation Administrator Shoaib Siddiqui to submit a report on the incident within two days...

  • Japan to provide Rs1.6bn for weather monitoring system in Karachi

    ISLAMABAD: The weather surveillance radars established in Karachi nearly 24 years ago will be replaced with a modern, digitalised system for which the Japanese government will provide a grant of Rs1...

    The Karachi radar system has played an important role in monitoring meteorological phenomenon in the southern area and tropical cyclones formed over the Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal...

  • Karachi residents, traders irked by prolonged power cuts in hot weather

    KARACHI: Residents of Karachi and traders have been experiencing prolonged power cuts and unannounced loadshedding for the past few days in the prevailing hot and humid weather as well as facing the problem of overbilling by K-Electric, it emerged on Thursday...

    Another resident, Salman Ahmed Khan, tweeted about prolonged power failures in many areas of Karachi and said that it had become a very serious issue for those Covid-19...

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