Cold, dry weather to continue, rain likely at isolated places

ISLAMABAD:Cold and dry weather in likely to grip most parts of the country in next 24 hours while light rain (with light snowfall over the hills) is expected at few places in Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir and its adjoining hilly areas.

Foggy conditions are likely in plain areas of Punjab and upper Sindh during morning hours. According into the synoptic situations a westerly wave is affecting northern parts of the country, met office reported.

In last 24 hours weather remained very cold and dry in most parts of the country. However, rain (with snowfall over the hills) occurred at isolated places in Malakand division and Kashmir.

Rainfall recorded recorded during this time span remained Khyber Pakhtunkhwa:

Malamjabba 02mm, Lower Dir, Saidu Sharif 01mm, Kashmir: Garidupatta 02mm.

Snowfall (Inch): Malamjabba 1.0 inch.

Minimum temperatures recorded on Friday was Kalam, Bagrote -12°C, Skardu -11°C, Astore -08°C, Malamjabba, Gupis, Kalat -07°C, Quetta -06°C, Hunza -05°C, Parachinar, Rawalakot -04°C, Dir, Murree, Mirkhani -03°C, Chitral, Drosh, Kakul, Zhob -02°C, Islamabad 01°C, Peshawar 03°C, Lahore 04 °C.