Widespread Rains predicted along Sindh-Mekran coast from Tuesday to Thursday

Islamabad: Yesterday’s “Tropical Depression” (strong weather system) is now located at 15ºN and 60ºE, and likely to move towards Oman coast during next 24/36 hrs. None of the coastal areas of Pakistan are likely to be direct hit by this strong weather system.

However, under the influence of this weather system widespread rain heavy at times is expected along Mekran coast from Tuesday evening to Thursday. Scattered rain/thundershowers may occur in lower Sindh including Karachi and the flood affected areas on Wednesday/Thursday.

The Fishermen of Balochistan are advised not to venture into open sea from Tuesday to Thursday because the sea conditions are likely to remain rough to very rough during the period. However, the fishermen of Sindh may continue their activities along/near the coast.

For more information, contact:
Pakistan Meteorological Department
Sector H-8/2, Islamabad- Pakistan
Tel: +9251 925 0360 -1
Fax: +9251 925 0368
Email: pakmet_islamabad@yahoo.com
Web: http://www.pakmet.com.pk