Dust storm and rain expected in upper region of country within 24 hours

ISLAMABAD: Dust-thunderstorm/rain is expected at scattered places in upper region of the country in next 24 hours however, hot and dry weather to continue in other parts of the country.
Rainfall with gusty winds has been forecast in Rawalpindi, Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Kohat divisions, Islamabad, upper parts of FATA, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan.
Weak seasonal low lies over North Balochistan was recorded. A shallow trough of westerly wave is affecting Northern parts and its adjoining areas, an official of Met office told media.
Weather remained hot and dry in most parts of the country during the last 24 hours. However, rain-thunderstorm occurred at isolated places in Mirpurkhas division.
Rainfall was recorded during the last 24 hours in various parts of Sindh includig Mithi 62 mm,Islamkot 24 mm and Chachro 21 mm.