Pakistan weather forecast for Dec 12, 2023

Pakistan weather forecast for Dec 12, 2023

Karachi, Dec 11, 2023 – Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) on Monday issued weather report for Tuesday, Dec 12, 2023.

The PMD has released the weather forecast for Tuesday, December 12, 2023, outlining predominantly cold and dry conditions across most plain areas of the country. Northern districts are expected to experience very cold temperatures with partial cloud cover. Additionally, fog and smog are likely to persist in the plain areas of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and upper Sindh during morning and night hours.

As of Monday, December 11, 2023, the weather conditions were reported to be mainly cold and dry in most plain areas of the country, while upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit Baltistan experienced partly cloudy conditions. Similar to the forecast for Tuesday, fog and smog were anticipated to linger in the plain areas of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and upper Sindh.

According to the synoptic situation provided by the PMD, continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country, contributing to the prevailing weather patterns.

In the past 24 hours, the weather remained cold and dry in the majority of the country, with northern areas experiencing very cold conditions. The recorded lowest minimum temperatures during this period were as follows (°C): Leh -10, Skardu -07, Kalam, Gilgit, Srinagar -05, Gupis -04, Kalat, and Astore -03.

As the country braces for another day of cold temperatures, residents are advised to take necessary precautions, especially in the northern regions where the mercury is expected to drop significantly. Motorists are urged to exercise caution on the roads, particularly during morning and night hours when fog and smog may reduce visibility.

The persistent fog and smog in certain regions, including Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and upper Sindh, highlight the challenges faced by residents and commuters. Authorities are closely monitoring the situation, and travelers are advised to stay updated on weather conditions before planning their journeys.

It is essential for the public to stay informed about the weather forecast and adhere to any advisories issued by the meteorological department to ensure their safety and well-being. As winter tightens its grip on the country, staying prepared for the prevailing weather conditions becomes paramount. The PMD will continue to provide regular updates, and citizens are encouraged to stay vigilant and take necessary precautions during this winter season.