Pakistan Weather Update (March 19 – March 31)

“March to end with two rain systems” Triple fun is coming! Not one, not even two but three western systems are expected to affect the country in just two weeks. March will not end with dry weather! Usually the month is calmer with warming trend and short period of rain but this year similar to…

Heatwave enters as soon as Winter ends – Karachi burns!

‘Spring Record Broken ?’ This week Karachi was burning both politically as well as climatically, there is no doubt that this winter for Karachi was rainy and at the same time warm, the winter started late but ended normally. As soon as the winter ended, a heat wave entered the city including it’s province where…

Portal Interactive: Intense Lightning in Karachi’s History (since 1991)

This article have been shared by Waseem Ahmed from Karachi, Pakistan Despite having rather ‘dry climate’ Karachi had some memorable days of Massive or Intense Lightning & Thunder during last 20-22 years, some of those dates given below: 1) 16th July, 1994 2) 2nd May, 1997 * 3) 21st – 22nd October (midnight), 1997 4)…

This year Karachi’s lucky number is 19!

”Something big is going to take place on 19?” There is something special about ’19’ this year in Karachi as far as the weather of the city is concerned because since April, every ’19’ is bringing a changing weather pattern to the Metropolis either in the form of dust storms or rain. It is worth…

Portal Interactive: History of 31-May 1985 and 1986 in Karachi

 This article is shared by Waseem Ahmed for PWP from Karachi city, Sindh, Pakistan 31st May and KARACHI – A Look at the History In the past, Karachi had experienced a ‘Panic Situation’ on the same day in two consecutive years: On Friday, 31st May 1985, a Tropical Cyclone in the Arabian Sea diverted towards…

Fresh Dust storms lashes Karachi!!!

DEVELOPING STORY: Dust storms have hit Karachi as of May 19 at about 7:12 pm PKT, the dust storm was generated by same storm that wrecked havoc in Sindh earlier in the afternoon. Updates are given below;

Dust storms surrounds Sindh!

Late on March 19, dust storm (mild) has engulfed many cities of Sindh including Karachi and Sukkur. The storm has originated from the desert regions of Balochistan, fresh western disturbance ’27’ is also passing over the northern areas of the country due to which change in wind pattern has occurred in the province. Dust storms…