Weather Advisory

     
 

Friday, 30 July 2021, 14:30 PST

More fairly widespread to widespread rains of moderate to heavy intensity with thunderstorm and strong winds are predicted in the province from today (July 30, 2021) to Tuesday (August 03, 2021)

Monsoon currents from Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal are continuously penetrating in the region and would likely to continue till  Tuesday. under its influence

               More Fairly widespread to Widespread rains of moderate to heavy intensity with thunderstorm and strong gusty winds are expected in all districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including merged districts of FATA from today (July 30, 2021) to Tuesday (August 03, 2021).

Note: Moderate to Heavy Rainfall at times may generates flash flooding in local streams and nullahs, Land Sliding in vulnerable mountainous areas whereas urban flooding in Peshawar, Charsadda, Mingora, Kohat & D. I. Khan.

All concerned authorities are advised to remain "ALERT" during this period to mitigate the weather induced hazards.

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26 July 2021, 15:00 PST

 

 Heavy to moderate  rains with thunderstorm and strong gusty winds are predicted from Tuesday to Saturday

               Under the influence of monsoon currents originating from the Bay of Bengal and Arabian sea, widespread  heavy to moderate rainfalls accompanied by strong gusty winds are expected in   Abbottabad, Mansehra, Balakot, Haripur, Kohistan, Battagram, Shangla, Swat, Malakand, Bunner and Dir (Lower & Upper) from July 27, 2021 to July 31, 2021.These rains may trigger flash floods and landslides in these districts. While moderate to heavy rainfalls with strong gusty winds are also expected at scattered places  in the rest parts of the province during this period.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
16 July 2021, 16:00 PST

 

 Heavy to moderate  rains with thunderstorm and strong gusty winds are predicted from Monday to Wednesday

          Heavy to moderate rains with thunderstorm and strong gusty winds are expected in Abbottabad, Hari Pur, Mansehra, Battagram, Torghar, Kohistan, Malakand, Bunner, Swat, Shangla, Chitral, Bajaur, Upper & Lower Dir, Peshawar, Charsadda, Nowshera, Mohmand, Khyber, Mardan, Swabi, Kohat, Hangu, Karak, Kurram, Orakzai, Bannu, Lakki Marwat, North & South Waziristan, D.I Khan and Tank districts from Monday to Wednesday.

 These rains may generate flash flooding in Shangla, Bunner, Battagram, Mansehra, Balakot, Abbottabad, Swat, Kohistan, Torghar, Mardan, Charsadda, Nowshera, Khyber and Kohat while urban flooding is also expected in Peshawar and Mardan districts.

Moreover, land sliding are also expected in Shangla, Bunner, Battagram, Mansehra, Balakot, Abbottabad, Swat, Kohistan, Torghar and Chitral districts.

All concerned authorities are advised to remain "ALERT" during this period.

 

 
 
 
 
 

   

 
 
       
 

Weather Advisory

     
 

 

 
 
09 July 2021, 11:00 PST

 

Rains/Wind-Thunderstorm predicted in the province from Sunday to Wednesday

          Rain-wind-thunderstorm (with few heavy falls at time) is expected in  Abbottabad, Hari Pur, Mansehra, Battagram, Torghar, Kohistan, Malakand, Bunner, Swat, Shangla, Chitral, Bajaur, Upper & Lower Dir, Peshawar, Charsadda, Nowshera, Mohmand, Khyber, Mardan, Swabi, Kohat, Hangu, Karak, Kurram, Orakzai, Bannu, Lakki Marwat, North & South Waziristan, D.I Khan and Tank districts from Sunday(evening/night) to wednesday.

         

   NOTE:- Heavy rains may generate flash flooding and may trigger landslides in the vulnerable areas of  Khyber Pakhtunkhwa from Sunday to Wednesday.

March, 21 , 2021, 11:00 PST

 

Rains/Wind-Thunderstorm predicted in the province from Sunday to Tuesday

          Rain-wind-thunderstorm (with few heavy falls at time) is expected in  Abbottabad, Hari Pur, Mansehra, Battagram, Torghar, Kohistan, Malakand, Bunner, Swat, Shangla, Chitral, Bajaur, Upper & Lower Dir, Peshawar, Charsadda, Nowshera, Mohmand, Khyber, Mardan, Swabi, Kohat, Hangu, Karak, Kurram, Orakzai, Bannu, Lakki Marwat, North & South Waziristan, D.I Khan and Tank districts from sunday to Tuesday with occasional gaps.

            Isolated hailstorm is also expected during during the period with occasional gaps.  

   NOTE:-

              Heavy rain fall may trigger landslides in the vulnerable areas of  upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa,  from Sunday to Tuesday.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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March, 09, 2021,  18:00 PST

Rains predicted in the province from  Wednesday to Sunday

          Rain/thunderstorm (isolated heavy falls / hailstorm) with snowfall over the hills is expected in  Abbottabad, Hari Pur, Mansehra, Battagram, Torghar, Kohistan, Malakand, Bunner, Swat, Shangla, Chitral, Bajaur, Upper & Lower Dir, Peshawar, Charsadda, Nowshera, Mohmand, Khyber, Mardan, Swabi, Kohat, Hangu, Karak, Kurram, Orakzai, Bannu, Lakki Marwat and Waziristan districts from Wednesday to Sunday with occasional gaps.

            Rain/thunderstorm (hailstorm) is also expected in D.I. Khan division during Wednesday (night) to Sunday with occasional gaps.  

   NOTE:-

              Heavy rain fall may trigger landslides in the vulnerable areas of  upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa,  from Thursday to Sunday.

              

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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September 01, 2020 ,   1800

More rains predicted in the province from Tuesday to Wednesday

More widespread rains with wind-thunderstorm (Isolated heavy to very heavy falls) are expected in Abbottabad, Haripur, Mansehra, Battagram, Torghar, Kohistan, Malakand, Swat, Shangla, Bunner, Dir (Upper & Lower), Chitral, Bajaur, Mardan, Swabi, Charsadda, Nowshera, Peshawar, Mohmand, Khyber, Kohat, Karak, Orakzai, Lakki Marwat and D. I. Khan districts. Heavy falls may trigger urban floods in Peshawar, Mardan, Swabi, Mingora, Nowshera, Landsliding in Upper Swat, Upper Dir, Chitral, Shangla, Kohistan, Torghar, Mansehra while flash flooding in local rivers & nullahs of aforementioned districts. All concerned authorities are advised to remain alert during the period.In Chitral (Rashune, Golain, Barep and Braghul) Glaciers like Outbursts Floods (GLOF) may occur.    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 04, 2019, 12:00 PST

Rain/Snow predicted in the region from Wednesday to Saturday

 

Met Office informed that strong westerly weather system is likely to enter upper parts of the country on Wednesday and likely to grip upper and central parts on Thursday and persist till Saturday. Under the influence of this weather system:

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

  • Intermittent thundershower with gusty winds are also be expected at isolated places in all districts of the province during the period, which may cause land sliding in the venerable areas of Shangla, Kohistan, Mansehra, Swat, Chitral and Upper Dir districts.

  • Snowfall may also occur over high mountains of Chitral, Upper Dir, Upper Swat, Kohistan and Mansehra districts.                                                                                                                                                                        

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

 

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January 10, 2019, 11:00 PST
 

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)

 

                                                                                                        

                                                                                         GLOF Alert in Chitral District                                                                         August 14,2020, 16:00 PST

 

Keeping in view the current conditions of increasing temperature, further GLOF events in the upper Chitral area of Yarkhun (Broghal) may occur in next a few days.         

The current meteorological conditions  may trigger GLOF events in Golain and Boni areas of Chitral as well.

Concerned authorities are request to be vigilant and be prepared for any untoward situation.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

                                                                                                                                                                                                               Gul Muhammad

                                                                                                                                                                                                       (Duty Forecasting Officer)

                                                                                                                                                                                 

 

 

 

      
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