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Heavy rainfall warning for Karachi

Heavy falls may generate urban flooding, water-logging in low-lying areas

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Heavy rainfall warning for Karachi has been issued by the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD).

The MET department Saturday warned that warned of heavy rainfall tonight and tomorrow as low air pressure has intensified.

Citizens are warned to stay vigilant as a  low-pressure area (LPA) over the Arabian Sea has intensified.

The monsoon system was likely to cause more rains with some heavy falls in Karachi till Monday.

Furthermore, heavy falls were expected today (Saturday), especially in the evening.

According to Chief Meteorologist Sardar Sarfaraz, low pressure is present in the southeast Arabian Sea which may cause heavy rainfall in Sindh cities including Karachi.

The advisory also warned that heavy falls may generate urban flooding/water-logging in low-lying areas of the province.

Weather Alert for Sindh:

Widespread rain and thunderstorms with heavy falls were likely to occur from Saturday to Monday in Karachi, Hyderabad, Thatta, Badin, Mirpurkhas, Umerkot, Tharparker, Tando Muhammad Khan, Tando Allayar, Sanghar, Nawabshah, Noushero Feroz, Khairpur, Sukkur, Larkana, Jacobabad, Qambar-Shahdadkot, Dadu, Jamshoro, Shikarpur, Ghotki, and Kashmore.

 

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.