- Dense fog to persist throughout nation
- Chilly wave to proceed for subsequent 24 hours
- Flight operations suspended at Lahore airport on account of fog
LAHORE: Dense fog to persist throughout the nation within the subsequent 24 hours significantly in plain areas of Punjab and higher Sindh, Pakistan Metrological Division (PMD) on Sunday.
The met division mentioned Lahore would proceed to expertise chilly climate with dense fog whereas continental air would prevail over most elements of the nation.
The climate division has predicted that Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Gilgit Baltistan and higher Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and north Balochistan will remained gripped in a chilly spell whereas the remainder of the nation would expertise chilly and dry climate.
In Karachi, the met division recorded a low of 9.5°C on Saturday and predicts the minimal temperature to vary between 8°C to 10°C at present with humidity ranges of 56% and light-weight winds blowing from the east.
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Fog causes visitors disruptions
In the meantime, visitors circulation was disrupted in most elements of the nation on account of heavy fog inflicting invisibility.
Visitors was affected in Punjab’s Gujrat and Hafizabad the place visibility was diminished to a distance of 20 metres on account of fog.
Whereas, Motorway Police notified that Motorway M4 was closed on account of fog. Fog is prevailing in lots of elements of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab on account of which motorways M1, M2, M3, M4, and M5 have been closed at numerous locations.
Swat Motorway has additionally been closed for visitors.
Flight operations at Lahore Airport have been suspended whereas the circulation of visitors on the nationwide freeway has additionally been disrupted on account of fog.
In the meantime, 4 folks have been killed in a collision between a automobile and a trailer close to Toba Tek Singh on account of fog.