ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has predicted more rains with snowfall over the hills at a number of places in the country till Monday.
Spokesman of PMD informed that scattered rain of light to moderate intensity is expected in next 36 hours and widespread rain of moderate to heavy intensity is expected during Saturday to Monday.
Scattered rain with thunderstorm is expected in Northeast Balochistan including Quetta, Zhob, Kalat divisions, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including Malakand, Hazara, Mardan, Peshawar, Kohat, Bannu, D.I.Khan divisions, Islamabad, North Punjab including Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Gujranwala, Lahore and Faisalabad divisions.
Scattered rain with thunderstorm is also likely in FATA including Khyber, Kurram, Orakzai, Mohmand, Bajaur, Waziristan agencies, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir and at isolated places in Upper Sindh including Sukkur, Larkana divisions on Friday.
Widespread rain-thunderstorm is expected in Balochistan including Quetta, Zhob, Kalat, Makran, Sibi, Naseerabad divisions with isolated heavy falls in Quetta, Zhob and Kalat divisions from Saturday to Monday (morning).
Widespread rain-thunderstorm is expected in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mardan, Kohat, Bannu and Dera Ismail Khan divisions, FATA including Khyber, Orakzai, Kurram, Mohmand, Bajaur, Waziristan agencies and Islamabad on Sunday and Monday.
The other areas including Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad, Sahiwal, Multan, D.G Khan, Bahawalpur divisions), Upper Sindh (Larkana, Sukkur divisions), Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir would also receive widespread rain and thunderstorm on Sunday and Monday.
Isolated heavy falls are also expected in Islamabad, Upper Punjab including Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sahiwal divisions, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including Malakand, Hazara, D.I.Khan divisions and Kashmir on Sunday and Monday.
Scattered rain-thunderstorm is also expected in Lower Sindh including Karachi, Hyderabad divisions and adjoining coastal areas of Lasbela, Ormara of Balochistan on Saturday and Sunday.
Rain may be accompanied by isolated hailstorm in submontane areas of the country during the period.