Widespread rains in Karachi, other parts of Sindh from Friday: Met Office
KARACHI: The Met Office has predicted widespread monsoon rains in Karachi and other parts of Sindh from Friday night to Monday under the influence of monsoon low pressure formed over the Bay of Bengal.
Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has informed that the monsoon low pressure over Bay of Bengal may reach over Indian Gujrat region around morning of 9th August.
This weather system will also generate widespread rains in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad divisions and Kashmir.
The weather in Karachi is partly cloudy today with chances of late night or early morning drizzle. Friday will likely to witness light rain or drizzle in the port city, while Saturday is predicted to be a rainy day with thunderstorm, weather office said.
The met department also warned that heavy falls may generate urban flooding in Karachi, Thatta and Hyderabad divisions in the wet spell from Friday night to Sunday, while flash flooding in Kalat, Sibbi, Zhob, Naseerabad divisions during the period.