Winters To Last Till March, Met Office Predicts
Winter showers continue to hit Punjab and other areas of the country, including Lahore.
Islamabad (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 7th February, 2019) Pakistan will see a prolonged winter season this year as meteorological department has predicted that the spell of cold weather will continue till March.
The rain and snowfall are expected to continue till March.
Light rain with snowfall over the hills is also expected at isolated places in Malakand, Hazara, Mardan, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore divisions, Islamabad, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir over the next few days.
The Met department predicted that fog will continue to engulf plain areas of Punjab, Peshawar and Hazara Division due to low temperature. It said mainly cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country.
The snowfall in northern areas of Pakistan including Murree, Naran and Swat has turned weather chilly. Moreover, more snowfall is also predicted for KP, Gilgit Baltistan and Azad Kashmir this year. South Punjab, Balochistan and Sindh will receive normal rain.