PMD Release Alert of Heavy Rain & Flood Warning – WEATHER OUTLOOK FROM 20th TO 24th SEPTEMBER 2015
Lahore (News Update / Breaking News / Saturday, September 19, 2015) – According to Press Report of Pakistan Meteorological Department, Thunderstorm/rain with heavy to very heavy falls at scattered places is expected over the lower catchments (Bahawalpur, Sahiwal, Lahore, Gujranwala, Faisalabad, Sargodha, Rawalpindi divisions) & upper catchments of rivers Sutlej, Ravi, Chenab and Jhelum from 20th to 24th September, 2015.
Very High Flood Expected in River Chenab and Jhelum
Very High Flood situation is expected in rivers Chenab and Jhelum from 21st to 25th September, 2015. Very High Flood situation is also expected in the Nullahs of rivers Ravi and Chenab along with Hill Torrents of DG Khan division during the same period. Heavy rains in Kashmir will increase the melting process resulting in land slides.
Keeping in view the Monsoon dynamics and abrupt changes in the intensity of rainfall resulting in change in the scale of flood, an update will be issued accordingly.
Official web site address of Pakistan Meteorological Department:
Flood Update http://www.pmd.gov.pk/FFD/cp/floodpage.html
Duty Officer 24 hrs: Phone: 04299200139 04299205367, 04299205368 04299205369, 04299205370
(MUHAMMAD RIAZ) Chief Meteorologist Flood Forecasting Division Lahore