Karachi weather update
KARACHI: Multiple parts of Karachi on Wednesday night received moderate and heavy rainfall creating difficulties for the citizens.
As per reports, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, I.I. Chundrigar Road, North Karachi, SITE Area, University Road, Shahra-e-Faisal and other parts of Karachi received heavy rainfall.
The Pakistan Meteorological Department in its latest weather advisory has forecast widespread rain/wind-thunderstorm in the city after 03:00 pm.
The Met Office has issued alert for urban flooding due to heavy falls at isolated places in Sindh.
Earlier, the PMD on August 26 had forecast a wave of heavy rainfall in the city for August 28 and 29 (Wednesday and Thursday).
This is the third spell of rain to hit the city this monsoon season. However, as per predictions by the Met office, it will not be as intense as the last two spells.
Rainfall (mm) during last 24 hrs:
North Karachi 55, Saddar, Jinnah Terminal 42, Model Observatory 38, Landhi, Kemari, Sarjani 32, Old area 29, PAF Faisal 27,Nazimabad 26, PAF Masroor 02