Karachi Weather Alert - Heavy rains likely to cause urban flood

KARACHI MONSOON ALERT & DEVELOPMENTS
The Monsoon axis is gradually moving towards Sindh and intensifying over the Gujarat state (India) due to this low pressure, Heavy to very heavy rain showers is likely to start over the coastal parts of Sindh & Karachi from Wednesday till Saturday (Eid-ul-Azha).



WHAT WE EXPECT IN KARACHI FROM THIS MONSOON AUG-SEPT SPELL?
As system is getting more moisture from the Arabian sea and hence its intensity has increased in the last few hours. In next 24 to 48 hours the rainfall intensity is expected to increase over most parts of the Sindh including Karachi & Hyderabad. The Karachi region & it's surrounding areas may receive at least 100 mm of rainfall which may be more during this period which may cause urban flooding due to bad drainage system in Metropolitan city.
MESSAGE FOR KARACHIITES
Ignore the rumors about any cyclone or wrong information from irreverent sources, it's just a low pressure but take the all necessary precautions to minimize risks during this spell.

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