Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon Alert (July 17 – July 24)

Fresh western winds returning! More rainfall in Punjab? Poor monsoon performance! During the first two weeks of July, the country received mostly moderate rainfall that was accompanied by thunder/lightening and fast winds. Keeping the past intensity of ‘monsoon’ rains in mind, the recent rainfalls had a poor strength. The heaviest rainfall that occurred during the…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon Alert (July 9 – July 16)

Sindh’s wait is over or not? Another rain spell in northern areas! Western winds – A good neighbour? Pakistan Weather Portal (PWP) had successfully predicted the onset of monsoon (1st spell) over the northern areas during the late first week of July. PWP on June 25 forecasted these rains and on July 3 gave their arrival time…

Monsoon madness in Assam, Bangladesh and Mumbai!

“First major monsoon sign after June 18” As monsoon was starting to revive after remaining dull since June 18, it brought Indian city of Mumbai to a complete standstill while many cities of Bangladesh experienced unusual torrential rains that have so far killed some 110 people in the southern parts of the country. Every year…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon Alert (May 18 – June 1)

Clouds make Karachi home! Multan bears the Heat!  New Activity has come and gone? Western Disturbance 05 entered west-north-west Pakistan on May 16, it caused drizzle in Quetta on the same day. It was of weak intensity.  It caused stray cloud formation in Sindh, predicted by PWP since May 7. The Portal forecasted on May 7; “Local…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon Alert (May 7 – May 17)

A fresh western disturbance is expected to affect the parts of country that is likely to break the hot spells that started during last week of April. No Pre-monsoon activity is expected in the country neither in the southern parts nor the northern parts till the end of May. Summer season – Western Disturbance in…