Mainly hot, and dry weather to grip most pars,rain at few places in upper areas

ISLAMABAD:Mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country while rain-thunderstorm with gusty winds is expected at a few places in upper areas of the country in next 24 hours.

Rainfall is likely in Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mardan, Rawalpindi divisions, upper FATA, Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan during this time span.

A Shallow westerly trough is affecting extreme northern parts of the country, an official of met office told reporter.

In last 24 hours weather remained hot and dry in most parts of the country.

Rainfall recorded during this time duration remained Parachinar 02mm and Bagrote 01mm.

Highest temperature recorded on Friday were Lasbella, Chhor, Mithi 43°C, Thatta, Karachi, 42°C, Turbat, Sh.Benazirabad 41°C.

Lahore 36°C, Islamabad 34°C,Karachi 42°C, Peshawar 34°C, Quetta 30°C, Gilgit 28°C, Chitral 29°C, Muzaffarabad 32°C, Murree 24°C, Skardu 24°C, Faisalabad 35°C, Multan 36°C, Hyderbad 40°C, Dir 28°C.