Light drizzle possible in Karachi today: PMD

KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): In good news for citizens of Karachi, the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said Saturday that there was a possibility the port city may experience light drizzle in the morning and night, even though the weather is likely to remain hot and humid during the next 24 hours.

The city will remain partly cloudy throughout the day, with a maximum temperature of up to 36°C, the weather forecast department added.

According to a local weather forecaster, drizzling and passing showers were reported in some parts of the city last night due to the influence of strong sea clouds. The light showers were witnessed mostly over the northern and eastern parts of the city.

The percentage of humidity in the air is 57%, and winds are blowing from the southwest at a speed of 27km/h, the PMD shared.

Moreover, most parts of the country can expect hot and humid weather during the next 12 hours.

However, rain, wind and thunderstorms are expected in Punjab, Islamabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir. Moreover, heavy falls are also expected at isolated places in upper KP.