Portal Interactive: Tropics that affected Karachi and Other coasts of Pakistan

 This article have been shared by Waseem Ahmed from Karachi, Pakistan TROPICS THAT AFFECTED KARACHI and OTHER COASTS OF PAKISTAN: Arabian Sea, about 20 years ago was known to be a ‘Silent’ or ‘Quiet’ sea and formation of storms/cyclone in this part of north Indian Ocean was very rare. However in recent past it has…

The winds that came after the Islamabad Operation!

‘یہ ہو گا جب وہ ایک مذہبی آدمی کو   مار دیں گے’ (This will happen when they will kill a religious man) – This was the overall thinking of some section of the society when a local Islamic cleric who used to head the Lal Masjid was killed by Pakistan Army on waging war against the state…

Portal Interactive: 23rd June 2007 – An Unforgettable Day

 This article is written by Waseen Ahmed for PWP from Karachi city, Sindh, Pakistan Due to intense tropical Low/Depression moving from Bay of Bengal into central-western India, Karachiites were already facing acute hot and dry weather on Thursday, 21st June 2007 when it was 39°C but in the evening it turned dark and a dust/thunder shower…

Portal Interactive: 23 June 2007 – When Winds of Destructive Yemyin Hit Karachi

 This article is written by Heart Kins for PWP from Karachi city, Sindh, Pakistan On 23rd June 2007 as usual I opened satellite image for checking weather and was happy to see a slight cloud formation near Thatta around eastern skies of Karachi. It has been raining consecutively for the past two days or so due…

Portal Interactive: Brief History of Rains during June in Karachi!

 This article is written by Waseem Ahmed for PWP from Karachi city, Sindh, Pakistan Rains in Karachi ‘during the month of June’ is not a regular feature but during past 20 years or so, in every 2 to 3 years Karachi had some rainfall mostly due to Tropical development (Tropical Cyclone/Storm, Depression or Low) or Pre-Monsoon…

Cyclone Keila roars in the Arabian sea – Special Coverage!

The special tropical coverage from Pakistan Weather Portal (PWP) is over now! Cyclone Keila -First cyclone of 2011 ! Post monsoon activity in Coastal Sindh! Heavy showers with strong winds! Cyclone Keila has formed in the west central Arabian sea as of November 2, Keila is the first tropical system to reach cyclonic status on…

Pakistan Weather Update and Tropical Alert (October 29 – November 11)

Cool winds in northern Pakistan! Western disturbance 05 and 06! Disturbed weather in the Arabian sea! Background After three days, the month of November will start across the world. November is known in Pakistan for being an unsettled month interms of weather as temperature across the northern parts of the country start to drop further…