Karachi weather update: more rains predicted from July 23
The Met Office has predicted more rains in Karachi from July 23.
It said the that string monsoon currents would likely cause heavy rains in Karachi between July 23 and 26.
Met office informed that strong monsoon currents likely to penetrate into Sindh from 22 July (Friday) night / 23 July (Sunday) morning and will prevail till 26 July (Tuesday).
Under the influence of this weather system: Widespread rain-wind/thunderstorms with scattered heavy/very heavy falls are likely in Tharparker, Umerkot, Mirpurkhas, Badin, Thatta, Tando M Khan, Tando Allahyar, Hyderabad, Sanghar, Nawabshah, Khairpur, Sukkur, Larkana, Jacobabad, Dadu, Jamshoro, Shikarpur, Qambar Shahdadkot, Ghotki and Kashmore Districts during 23-26 July and in Karachi Division during 24-26 July.
Possible Impacts :
Heavy/very heavy rainfall may generate urban flooding in Karachi, Hyderabad, Thatta, Badin, Mirpurkhas, Umerkot, Tharparker, Tando m Khan, Tando Allahyar, Sanghar, Nawabshah, Dadu, Jamshoro, Qambar Shahdadkot, Larkana & Sukkur during the forecast period. .
Strong winds may damage vulnerable & loose structures.
Persistent heavy spell over Khuzdar, Lasbella, Hub and along Kirthar Range may create pressure on Hub Dam and flash flooding in Dadu and Jamshoro districts and downstream.
Note: All concerned authorities are requested to remain alert during the forecast period and take necessary actions.