Mainly hot, dry weather to grip most parts of country


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ISLAMABAD: Mainly very hot and dry weather is expected in plain areas of the country while, rain-thunderstorm is likely at few places in Kashmir and its adjoining hilly areas.

Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country.

A shallow westerly wave is present over upper parts of the country an official of Met office Rashid Bilal told APP.

In last 24 hours weather remained very hot and dry in most parts of the country.

Maximum temperatures recorded on Sunday were Turbat 53.5C, Sibbi 50C, Jacobabad, Dadu 49C, Larkana 48C, Nokkundi, Dalbandin, Bhakkar, Sakrund, Sukkur 47C, Multan 45C, Peshawar 43C, Faisalabad 41C, Hyderabad, Lahore 40C, Islamabad 39C, Quetta, Gilgit, Muzaffarabad 38C, Karachi 36, Dir 36C, Chitral 35C, Skardu 30C and Murree 29C.—APP