QUETTA: Quetta Valley received light rain Sunday evening. According to Meteorological Department yesterday’s trough that lied over Balochistan and adjoining areas is now present as low over North Balochistan and adjoining areas. In its wake Valley received light rain this evening. It was accompanied by strong winds blowing at a velocity of 18 knots from southeast direction.
Met office has predicted rains in various parts of the country from Sunday to Tuesday. Rains are much needed as during the past three months rains have been largely below normal. Maximum temperature recorded here Sunday was 15.5 Celsius and minimum 0.5 Celsius. There are chances of rain/thunderstorm at isolated places in Zhob, Quetta and Mekran Division during the coming 24 hours. There are also chances of rain in Sibi and Nasirabad divisions.