Government of Pakistan, Pakistan Meteorological Department has issued the official Notification letter on 17th August, 2020 in connection with widespread rains during Wednesday to Friday.
Met office informed that strong monsoon currents likely to penetrate from Wednesday that will produce widespread rains in the country during next three to four days such as:
Fairly Widespread rain-thundershower expected in Islamabad, Upper Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Mianwali, Faisalabad, Sahiwal), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Chitral, Dir, Swat, Kohistan, Shangla, Abbottabad, Peshawar, Mardan, Charsada, Kohat) and Kashmir during Wednesday to Friday.
Heavy to very falls are expected in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore and Sargodha, Abbottabad, Charsadda, Mardan, Peshawar, Nowshera and Kashmnir.
Scattered rain-thundershowers are expected in Bhakkar, Layyah, Multan, D.G Khan and Bahawalpur, Waziristan, Bannu, D.I Khan, Zhob,Musakhel and Barkhan during the period.
Note: Heavy rainfall may generate flash flooding in local nullah/streams of Punjab and urban flooding on Thursday/Friday.