Intermittent rain continues in parts of country
Met Office predicts that the current rain spell will continue till Sunday.
The main rain-receiving areas of the country include Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mardan, and Rawalpindi divisions, Islamabad, and Kashmir.
Rain was also reported at isolated places in Gujranwala, Sargodha, Lahore, Multan, D.G. Khan, Quetta, Sibi, Makran, and Sukkur divisions.
The maximum 44 millimetre so far has been recorded at Kakul.
The Met Office has forecast widespread rain-thundershower is likely in KP, FATA, Rawalpindi and Gujranwala divisions, Islamabad and Kashmir on Thursday. Rain may also take place at isolated places in various areas of Balochistan and Gilgit-Baltistan.
Few hailstorms are also expected in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and upper Pothohar region. The current rain spell will continue till Sunday.
The farmers of wheat and gram in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have been advised not to water the crops this week.
Temperature of some major cities recorded on Thursday morning:
Islamabad, fourteen degree centigrade, Lahore seventeen, Karachi twenty-five, Peshawar twelve, Quetta and Gilgit eleven, Murree three and Muzaffarabad ten degree centigrade.