Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon alert (September 2 – September 9)

3 people lost their lives in Sindh 88 mm rainfall in Kalat NE winds in Karachi since 5 days! Background Heavy rainfalls have battered the province of Sindh once again that has made many people homeless while large number of land has also been flooded as feared. Flooding has also occurred in FATA and Khyber…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon alert (August 26 – September 2)

Pakistan under the grip of active monsoon Kohat gets 240 mm rainfall in 24 hours! 192 people dead in Pakistan since June 25 Background Much of Pakistan has received rainfall with the upper parts being battered by scattered heavy falls that has led to flash flooding in the Kohistan region of Khyber province, overall monsoon…

The day when the Earth will stand still – Judgement day through the eyes of Islam!

When we talk about Judgement day, we usually think of heaven and hell. But the question arises is that how judgement day will  occur? It is said that it will happen in the form of natural disasters raging from west to east. Most common believe is that earthquakes will rock the planet and mega tsunamis…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon alert (August 19 – August 26)

Monsoon activity in Sindh! Weekend and Monsoon! UAC moving westwards! Temperature and precipitation Sindh province has experienced its second floods in a row though they were of different nature but the people faced same problems. Record-breaking monsoon showers created a flood-like situation in south-eastern Sindh that affected some 2 Lakh people. In the north few…

Floods revisit Sindh – Two years in a row!!

2 Lakh affected in Sindh: NDMA Fears of spread of diseases Many people still stranded! It has happened again as feared by the international communities early this year. Record breaking monsoon rainfall this time in Sindh have wrecked havoc somewhat similar to last year’s great floods. At least 30 people have been reported of losing…

Little girl may return for Monsoon: La-Nina episode!

“This is the ninth special monsoon article of 2011 and it will follow the second last monsoon article of the current year” La-Nina brings flooding to India during monsoon During the middle of this year, many reports from the United States and Japan started circulating the world web that suggested that Indian monsoon-friendly La-Nina may return…

Widespread rainfall alert for Pakistan – Special Coverage!

The special coverage of “widespread rainfall alert” by the Pakistan Weather Portal (PWP) is over! Flash/Urban flooding Two strong eastern systems One strong western trough After experiencing a dull start to the monsoon of 2011, Pakistan is all set to get proper monsoon rainfalls that it used to get every year. Some parts of Pakistan…