MONSOON ONSET IN COMING WEEK WIDESPREAD RAINS
PREDICTED BY FIRST SPELL OF MONSOON
Chitral Times Report
Islamabad: Meteorological Office predicted that onset of
monsoon is very likely in Pakistan during coming week, most
probably on Monday / Tuesday over upper parts of the country.
Monsoon rains are likely to start from upper parts of the country
that will spread towards central and southern parts of the country
during the week.
During first spell of monsoon, widespread rains with isolated heavy
thundershowers accompanied by strong gusty winds are expected in
Islamabad, Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhawa, FATA and Kashmir. While
scattered rains / dust-thundershowers are also expected in Sindh
and Balochistan during the coming week.
All concerned authorities are advised to remain ALERT during the
coming week because there is high probability of isolated heavy
downpours which may generate flash flooding in hilly terrain and
urban flooding in big cities.