Karachi: The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) issued a warning on Saturday on the possibility of significant rainfall tomorrow and tonight.
According to Chief Meteorologist Sardar Sarfaraz, there is a low pressure system in the southeast Arabian Sea that could bring heavy rain to Karachi and other cities in Sindh.
A powerful monsoon system that was over the northeast Arabian Sea and the nearby Rann of Kutch, spreading up to Southeast Sindh, on Friday night brought mild rain to various parts of Karachi after a hot and muggy day.In a previous statement, Sarfaraz predicted that the monsoon system will likely bring additional rain, maybe with some severe falls, to Karachi through Monday.
He also predicted that heavy rains would likely occur today (Saturday), particularly in the evening.
According to PMD officials, from Saturday to Monday, there will likely be heavy downpours and widespread rain in Karachi, Hyderabad, Thatta, Badin, Mirpurkhas, Umerkot, Tharparker, Tando Muhammad Khan, Tando Allayar,
In low-lying districts of Karachi, Hyderabad, Thatta, Badin, Mirpurkhas, Umerkot, Dadu, Jamshoro, Nawabshah, Jacobabad, Larkana, and Sukkur, they issued a warning that heavy rains could cause urban flooding or water logging.According to PMD officials, persistent heavy periods might cause flash flooding and hill torrents along and downstream of the Kirthar range. They also predicted that the sea would continue to be turbulent and warned fishermen to be vigilant and take the required precautions.