karachi: heavy rain with thunder lashed karachi on saturday turning the climate high-quality.
downpours had been mentioned in defence, clifton, version colony, shahrah-e-faisal, i i chundrigar, malir cantt, landhi, gulshan, johar and adjoining areas.
power outages hit liaquatabad sea one vicinity, north nazimabad, tariq bin zayd society, north karachi, new karachi, shadman town, surjani, phelwan goth, safoora goth, defence and scheme 33 and other regions.
the met office in its climate caution for sindh had said a well-marked monsoon low-pressure had shaped over north bay of bengal and adjacent regions which is in all likelihood to transport westwards and reach indian gujrat location, inflicting rain in maximum of the parts of sindh.
heavy rain may also generate city flooding in karachi, thatta and hyderabad divisions while flash flooding in kalat, sibbi, zhob, naseerabad divisions, the met workplace warned.
the met office has said the intermittent spell might maintain for the subsequent 36 to 42 hours.
the maximum temperature is expected to variety between 30 to 32°c with sixty five to 75 in keeping with cent humidity.
full-size rain and thundershowers with a few mild to heavy falls may also arise in mirpurkhas, thatta, hyderabad and shaheed benazirabad division over the following 24 hours.
rain or wind-thunderstorms can also occur at scattered locations in larkana and sukkur divisions.
all concerned authorities were recommended to stay alert and take precautionary measures for the duration of the forecast length.
as a minimum 17 human beings died in the monsoon spell that hit karachi overdue ultimate month, with maximum of the sufferers losing their lives to electrocution. the rain wreaked havoc at the town’s sewerage and power infrastructure, submerging a few regions beneath water while leaving others in darkness.