Portal Interactive: Pictures of Punjab storm!

 These pictures have been shared by Adeel Hashmi from Lahore, Pakistan On 10th of August I went to Islamabad from Lahore via Motorway at around 5am and when I crossed Sheikhupura (after 6am) I saw an ominous strom system approaching from north. I took few pictures of it while driving from my cell phone. I am sending two of…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon Alert (August 20 – September 3) – Updated on August 27!

Heavy rainfall in Punjab to continue! Drought – Rain ‘must’ lash Karachi now Monsoon coming to an end? The month of August is coming to an end and it seems as it the monsoon has finally come to know that its duty is to pour water frequently. Getting a much awaited boost from the new…

El-Nino comeback: Monsoon collapses, Pakistan going into drought!

 “This is the sixth article related to the monsoon season of 2012 and it will be followed by many more articles” ”Will drought take over the country’ It should not be called a ‘monsoon season’ as the precipitation has been 50% below normal all over Pakistan. PWP in its monsoon article (2012) that was published in April…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon Alert (July 24 – July 31)

Two UAC, Monsoon still dull! Rainfall reviving soon? Drought emerging in India Background The third monsoon spell that started around the PWP’s forecasted date on July 18 ended on July 21 without significant rainfall, the spell was helped by the passing western disturbance ’14’. On July 20, the second monsoon started in the central parts…

Portal Interactive: Highest 24 hours Precipitation of Pakistan

 This article is shared by Umair Dero for PWP from Hyderabad city, Sindh, Pakistan List of Highest 24 Hours Precipitation in different cities of Pakistan (own’s record of cities): • Karachi: 278.1 mm on 7th August 1953 • Hyderabad: 250.7 mm on 12th September 1962 • Nawabshah: 256.5 mm on 2nd July 1972 • Tharparkar: 512.0…