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Temperature Drops As Northern Areas Receive Snow Fall

ISLAMABAD: A westerly wave is still affecting upper and central parts of the country and likely to move east-ward during next 24 hours.

More rain is expected at scattered places in Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Kohat, Mardan, Sargodha, Gujranwala, Rawalpindi, Lahore divisions, Islamabad, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir, Light rain is also expected at isolated places in Faisalabad, Multan, Bahawalpur, D.G khan and Sahiwal divisions.

Mainly very cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country. However, partly cloudy weather is expected in Malakand, Hazara divisions, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan.

Rain with snowfall over the hills, occurred at scattered places in Malakand, Hazara, Rawalpindi divisions, Islamabad, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan, while at isolated places in Quetta, Makran, Sukkur, Peshawar, Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad, Sargodha, D.G khan, Sahiwal and Bahawalpur divisions.

Rainfall recorded at KP region are Kalam, Pattan 18mm, Dir, Malamjabba, Balakot 17mm, Lower dir 08mm, Kakul 07mm, Chitral, Drosh 06mm, Mirkhani 01mm.

Meanwhile in Kashmir, Garidupatta 13mm, Muzaffarabad 09mm, Kotli 07mm, Punjab: Islamabad (Z.p 09, Saidpur 06mm, Golra 05mm, Bokra 04mm, Murree 08mm,Rawalpindi Chaklala, Shamsabad 03mm, M.B din, Noorpurthal, Chakwal, Bhakkar 01mm.

Rainfall recorded in Balochistan region was, Lasbella 07mm, Quetta 03mm, Barkhan 01mm, Sindh: Jaccobad, Rohri 01mm.

Whereas snowfall blanketed upper areas. Kalam recieved 09 inches of snow , Malamjabba 07 inches, Murree 03 inches, Ziarat 02 inches, Chitral 01 inches, Bagrote, Skardu trace.

Lowest recorded temperatures in different parts were, Bagrote, Gupis, Skardu -08°C, Astore -06°C, Kalam , Malamjabba -05°C, Hunza -04°C, Kalat -03°C, Drosh, Gilgit, Bunji, Parachinar and Murrree -02°C.