Karachi: Starting next week, the cold wave across the country and the entire city may become more severe. The Metropolitan (Met) Department predicts that the metropolis will have its lowest temperature tomorrow in seven years.
According to the Meteorological Department spokesperson, strong winds are likely to blow in Karachi from Sunday.
A new westerly wind has entered the country, so the severity of Karachi will increase from Monday to Friday.
According to the forecast of the meteorological department, the temperature will drop to single digits.
In 2013, Karachi had recorded a minimum temperature of 6°C. Another cold wave is expected to take ahold of the city in January and, according to the Met department, it could rain in the city from January 6-7.
Other cities of the area are also braving the cold, as Chaman and Kan Mehtarzai received snowfall today. Gilgit-Baltistan and Upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s areas are also expected to receive snowfall.
On the other hand, Motorway M2, Lahore to Islamabad, Pindi Bhattian, and M3 from Lahore to Nankana Sahib were closed due to the fog.