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…

Portal Interactive: Monsoon rain in Lower Sindh (1950 – 2011)

 This article is written by Umair Dero for PWP from Hyderabad city, Sindh, Pakistan List of wettest Month averagely in Lower Sindh due to the Monsoon, Pre-Monsoon & Tropical Cyclone, according to the listed years: from (1950-2011): • 1950 : September (Highest monthly rain: 366 mm at SE Sindh during Sept) • 1951: August • 1952: July •…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon Alert (June 9 – June 22)

End of Western disturbance? Heat wave developing! Karachi’s Pre-monsoon activity? As June starts the weather over the sub-continent has changed rapidly with each passing day the westerlies are losing strength while easterlies are taking shape. Though Pakistan has been under the grip of western systems along with a severe heat wave so was India whose…

European Monsoon – Fierce storm forces its entry into England!

Another record in the making? Severe Atlantic storm having the qualities of a category-1 hurricane is pondering over the United Kingdom with winds reaching as high as 80 miles per hour while 40 feet high tides which could easily wreak havoc in the Kingdom. The tropical storm-like system is expected to move slowly towards the…

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…