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Widespread Rain-thundershower Predicted in Balochistan

Mir Behram Baloch 

Quetta:  Met-Office has predicted widespread rain-thundershower in Balochistan while isolated heavy thundershower is likely to persist till Sunday in Quetta, Zhob, Kalat, Makran, Sibbi and Naseerabad divisions.

According to the Met Office, a well marked low pressure area lies over southeastern part of Iran and its trough lies over upper parts of Balochistan.  A shallow westerly wave is affecting upper parts of Balochistan.

“The same weather system will grip upper parts of the country   and likely to persist till Monday,” an official of Met office told. 

In last 24 hours weather remained dry in most parts of the country. However, rain-thunderstorm occurred at scattered places in Makran, Quetta and Kalat divisions.

The recorded rainfall during this span was Quetta (Sheihk Manda 12, AP 02mm), Panjgur 07mm, Khuzdar 06mm, Dalbandin 04mm, Kalat 03mm and Nukkundi 01mm.

Staff Report

Published in The Balochistan Point on March 11, 2016

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