Lahore suffers as mercury keeps rising

‘Pakistan under severe heatwave since 10 days’ The cultural hub of the country came close in setting a new all time high temperature on May 23 as the highest temperature in the month of May occurred in 1990 (23 years ago) that was 47.4 °C according to NOAA. On May 23, the severe heatwave that has…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon Alert (May 8 – May 22)

Westerlies are coming back! Heat wave coming! Karachi to remain calm! It was feared that due to frequent invasion of westerlies, Pakistan may be abandoned of the important heating trend but we saw that as soon as May started temperature started to rise. It is worth-mentioning the ‘true’ heat waves of summer are missing at the…

Another Monsoon brewing for the same Sub-continent!

“This is the first article related to the monsoon season of 2013 and it will be followed by many more articles” ‘Introduction to the Monsoon season’ Another monsoon season is coming to Pakistan this year as always, the giant winds are slowly taking shape to once again cover India and then move straight towards Pakistan. The…

Another Earthquake hits Pakistan including Islamabad!

Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 (initial readings) hits northern Pakistan including Lahore, Islamabad, Faisalabad, Peshawar, Multan and other adjoining cities. Tremors felt in North-West India as well. Update on April 24 at 2:44 pm PKT Tremors shakes buildings in New Delhi, India. Update on April 24 at 2:48 pm PKT Earthquake downgraded to 5.9 magnitude on…

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…

When Hailstorm painted Islamabad White!

‘Same fate of Lahore and Rawalpindi’ On March 14, the federal capital Islamabad was whitened from its colourful atmosphere that came as a surprise as a thunderstorm yielded intense hailstorm, the storm impacted major cities of northern Punjab. A Western Winds was responsible for the unusual turn in the event.

Pakistan Weather Update (March 10 – March 17)

WD 23 – Rain in all provinces? Spring and Winter Combination! WD 24- Another rainy system also spotty The spring season has started in the country with flowers blossoming everywhere. The winter officially ended in the southern parts of the country during the last week of February as per the forecast of Pakistan Weather Portal (PWP) issued on January…