Khyber PukhtunKhwa Weather

January 10, 2019, 11:00 PST

 

Weather Advisory

     
 

 

Rain/Snow predicted in the region from Saturday to Monday

 

Met Office informed that another strong westerly weather system is likely to enter western parts of Balochistan on Friday (night) and likely to grip most parts of Khyber Pukhtunkhwa from Saturday (night). Under the influence of this weather system:

  • Widespread rain (with few moderate to isolated heavy falls) with snowfall over the hills is expected at Abbottabad, Mansehra, Haripur, Battagram, Kohistan, Torghar, Malakand, Lower & Upper Dir, Chitral, Bajaur, Swat, Bunner, Shangla, Mardan, Swabi, Peshawar, Nowshera, Charsadda, Mohmand, Khyber, Karak,  Kurram, Orakzai, Hangu, Kohat, D.I Khan, Tank, Lakki Marwat, Bannu,  North & South Waziristan from Saturday (night) to Monday.

  • Heavy snowfall is also expected in Chitral, Dir, Swat, Shangla, Mansehra, Abbottabad and Kohistan districts from Sunday to Monday.

 

Note: Possibility of landslides cannot be ruled out in districts of Mansehra, Battagram, Kohistan, Torghar, Upper Dir, Chitral, Swat, Bunner and Shangla districts during the period

                                            All concerned authorities are advised to take precautionary measures during the forecast period.

 

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December 10, 2019, 17:30 PST

 

Rain/Wind-Thunderstorm with snowfall over the hills is predicted in the region from Wednesday to Friday

Met Office informed that a westerly wave located over Iran and its adjoining areas, is likely to approach western parts of the country on Wednesday and is expected to grip most parts of the country on Thursday. Under the influence of this weather system

  • Widespread rain/wind-thunderstorm with snowfall over the hills is expected at Abbottabad, Mansehra, Haripur, Battagram, Kohistan, Torghar, Malakand, Lower & Upper Dir, Chitral, Bajaur, Swat, Bunner, Shangla, Mardan, Swabi, Peshawar, Nowshera, Charsadda, Mohmand, Khyber, D.I Khan, Tank, Lakki Marwat, Bannu, Karak,  Kurram, Kohat, North & South Waziristan from Wednesday to Friday.

  • Isolated heavy falls may also occur in upper parts of the region during the period.

Note: Landslides due to heavy rainfall may occur at Chitral, Upper Dir, Swat, Shangla, Kohistan, Battagram, Mansehra and Abbottabad districts.

All the concerned Authorities are advised to remain alert during the forecast period.

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November 04, 2019, 15:00 PST

 

Widespread Rain-Thunderstorm with Snowfall over the hills is Predicted in the Region during the coming week.

Met Office informed that a strong westerly wave is likely to approach western parts of the country on Tuesday and likely to grip upper and central parts of the country from Tuesday (night). Under the influence of this weather system

  • Widespread rain/wind-thunderstorm with snowfall over the hills is expected at Abbottabad, Mansehra, Haripur, Battagram, Kohistan, Torghar, Malakand, Lower & Upper Dir, Chitral, Bajaur, Swat, Bunner, Shangla, Mardan, Swabi, Peshawar, Nowshera, Charsadda, Mohmand, Khyber districts while at scattered places in D.I Khan, Tank, Lakki Marwat, Bannu, Karak,  Kurram, Kohat, North & South Waziristan) from Tuesday (night) to Friday.

  • Isolated heavy falls may also occur in upper parts of the region. Hailstorm is also expected at isolated places during the period.

Note: Landslides due to heavy rainfall may occur at Chitral, Upper Dir, Swat, Shangla, Kohistan, Battagram, Mansehra and Abbottabad districts.

All the concerned Authorities are advised to remain alert during the forecast period.

                                                                                                                          

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October 02, 2019, 14:00 PST

 

More rains predicted in the region during the current week  

 

Met Office informed that westerly wave is presently affecting upper and central parts of the country. This weather system is likely to interact with monsoon currents on Wednesday (evening/night) and it will grip most parts of the country on Thursday. Under the influence of this weather system:

  • Wind-thunderstorm/rain (with a few moderate to isolated heavy falls) is expected at scattered places in Abbottabad, Mansehra, Haripur, Battagram, Kohistan, Torghar, Malakand, Lower & Upper Dir, Chitral, Bajaur, Swat, Bunner, Shangla, Mardan, Swabi, Peshawar, Nowshera, Charsadda, Mohmand, Khyber, Orakzai, Kohat, Kurram, Hangu, Karak, Bannu, Lakki Marwat, North Waziristan, D.I Khan, Tank and South Waziristan districts from Wednesday to Saturday.

  • Hail-Windstorm is also expected at isolated places in the region during the period.

Note:  Heavy rains may trigger landslides in districts of  Abbottabad, Mansehra, Battagram, Kohistan, Torghar,  Dir, Chitral, Swat and Shangla districts during next 2-3 day. 

All concerned authorities are advised to remain ALERT and take precautionary measures during the forecast period.

                                                                                                                                               

 
 
   
Khyber PukhtunKhwa Weather
September 25, 2019, 11:00 PST
 

Weather Advisory

     
 

Met office informed that more monsoon currents from Bay of Bengal are likely to penetrate in northeastern and south eastern parts of the country and likely to strengthen from Thursday. A westerly wave is also expected to enter upper parts of the country from Friday.

Under the influence of this weather system:

  • Rain/wind-thunderstorm is expected at isolated places in  Abbottabad, Mansehra, Haripur, Battagram, Kohistan, Torghar,  Malakand, Lower & Upper Dir, Chitral, Swat Bunner, Shangla, Bajaur, Mardan, Swabi, Charsadda, Mohmand, Nowshera, Peshawar and Khyber districts during Wednesday and Thursday.

  • Widespread rains-thundershower (with isolated heavy falls) are expected in Abbottabad, Mansehra, Haripur, Battagram, Kohistan, Torghar,  Malakand, Lower & Upper Dir, Chitral, Swat Bunner, Shangla, Bajaur, Mardan, Swabi, Charsadda, Mohmand, Nowshera, Peshawar, Khyber, Kohat, Hangu, Karak, Orakzai, Kurram,  Bannu, Lakki Marwat, North Waziristan, D.I. Khan, Tank and South Waziristan districts from Friday to Monday.

Note: Heavy falls may generate flash flooding in Abbottabad, Mansehra, Haripur, Battagram, Kohistan, Torghar,  Malakand, Lower & Upper Dir, Chitral, Swat Bunner and Shangla districts, while urban flooding in Peshawar and Charsadda districts during Saturday to Monday. Possibility of landslide in Abbottabad, Mansehra, Battagram, Kohistan, Torghar,  Dir, Chitral, Swat and Shangla districts cannot be ruled out during the period.

All concerned authorities are advised to remain ALERT and take precautionary measures during the forecast period.

                                                                                                  
 
   
 
 
 
 

Gul Muhammad

(Duty Forecasting Officer)

 
      
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