Countrywide Weekly Forecast
Dust-Thunderstorms From North to South?
April is the month of Dust-Thunderstorms in Pakistan, as temperatures start to increase gradually which warm stratosphere. Warm stratosphere results in unstable atmospheric conditions. Three Western Disturbances (WD) systems are likely to affect Pakistan particularly upper, central & some of southern parts of the country while other parts of the country are expected to remain warm & dry. Temperatures may further increase in plains of the country.
Provincial Weather Forecast
Mainly hot & dry Weather is expected in most parts of the province however there are chances of Dust-Thunderstorms accompanied by Light Rain in a few areas of Upper & Western Sindh (Larkana & Sukkur divisions, Dadu & Naushahro Feroze districts) between 7th & 10th April with +/- 1 day error, probability is upto 50%. Most of Interior Sindh is expected to see +40°C maximum temperatures throughout the week. Karachi is expected to see dry Weather with seasonal temperatures throughout the week however Thunderclouds formation can’t be ruled out near Karachi (over Khirthar mountains).
Dust-Thunderstorms with Rain are expected at scattered places of Balochistan time to time throughout the week. Parts of Quetta, Zhob & Kalat divisions are expected to get good amount of Rains along with Dust-Thunderstorms. Temperatures are likely to increase in most parts of the province throughout the week.
Scattered areas of Punjab are expected to get Rains with Thunderstorm & Duststorm time to time. Few plains of the province may see +40°C maximum temperatures throughout the week. Good developments are expected in west of DG Khan & Multan (over Sulaiman ranges) between 7th & 10th April with +/- 1 day error. However there are low chances of precipitation in Islamabad & Lahore till 10th April.
Mainly dry Weather is expected however Thunderstorms may develop over some areas including Peshawar division which may produce some Rain with Duststorm. A Good WD may cause good amount of Rains in some areas on 10th April with +1 day error. High mountains of extreme Upper KPK may get good Snowfall time to time throughout the week.
Rains are expected however high mountains may get good Snowfall time to time throughout the week. Skardu & Muzaffarabad are also expected to get Rains with winds.