Lahore (Staff Report): Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has forecasted that a shallow westerly wave is likely to affect upper parts of the country tonight.  

According to details, mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country in the next 24 hours.

On the other hand, at a few places light rain-thunderstorm is expected especially in Quetta, Zhob, Makran, Malakand divisions, upper FATA and Kashmir. Duststorm/gusty winds are expected in Multan, D.G. Khan and Sargodha divisions. Very hot weather conditions are likely to prevail in Sindh and south Balochistan.

Sukkur, Chhor, Rahimyarkhan and Larkana can witness a temperature up to 44°C, while the highest forecast for Dadu, Jacobabad, Sibbi, and Padidan is 43°C.

The temperature in Lasbella is expected to touch 46°C, while the mercury can rise up till 45°C in Shaheed Benazirabad and Mithi.