Monsoon rains will occupy country for next three days – PMD
Heavy rains have been predicted in different parts of country next three days, reported on Tuesday.
According to Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), more monsoon rains during next 3 days at a number of places in the country have been expected.
Spokesman of Met-Office informed that good monsoon currents are likely to penetrate in upper & central parts of the country in next 48 hrs. Due to monsoon rains incursion, rain/thunderstorm with isolated heavy falls is expected at a number of places in Islamabad, Punjab, FATA, KP & Kashmir from Tuesday to Thursday.
While rain/thunderstorm is also expected at isolated places of Gilgit-Baltistan, Sindh and Eastern parts of Balochistan (Zhob, Sibbi, Naseerabad, Kalat divisions) during the period.
Expected heavy downpour may cause flash flooding and landslides in the vulnerable areas of Punjab, KP, GB & Kashmir. Rain coupled with glacier melt water may result in GLOF events in vulnerable areas of Chitral and Gilgit-Baltistan.
The concerned authorities and communities are advised to remain ALERT during the monsoon rains period, particularly on Wednesday & Thursday.