Expected to rain
KARACHI: The Met Office reported on Monday that a fresh monsoonal weather system from the Arabian Sea is anticipated to bring rain and winds to the upcountry beginning on August 23 for around five days.
From August 23 through August 27, it was predicted that a westerly wave, another weather system, will bring rains with a few moderate to heavy falls and wind showers in sporadic intervals. In addition to advising farmers to establish irrigation plans taking into account the rainy weather, it encouraged dam operators to maintain reservoir levels appropriately between August 23 and July 27.
Over the course of the period, Neelum Valley, Muzaffarabad, Poonch, Hattian, Bagh, Haveli, Sudhanoti, Kotli, Bhimber, Mirpur, Diamir, Astore, Ghizer, Skardu, Hunza, Gilgit, Ghanche, and Shigar are all predicted to see rain, wind-thundershowers with a few moderate to heavy rainfall.