Lahore: The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has issued an alert regarding the forecast of rainfall throughout Punjab.
According to the details, the Provincial Disaster Management Authority has predicted that on May 22, western winds will enter the upper and western regions of the country, which may result in rain and thunderstorms in Islamabad, Murree, and Rawalpindi from May 22 to May 26.
According to the PMD alert, Chakwal, Sargodha, Mianwali, Khushab, Bhakkar, Faisalabad, Jhang, Toba Tek Singh, Sheikhupura, Nankana Sahib, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sialkot, and Mandi Bahauddin can expect rain and thunderstorms.
The alert states that Narowal, Kasur, Pakpattan, Okara, Sahiwal, Rahim Yar Khan, DG Khan, Rajanpur, Multan, and Bahawalnagar may experience rain, thunderstorms, and lightning.
It has been stated in the alert that from May 23 to May 25, strong winds pose a risk to crops and weak structures in Punjab, and tourists and unnecessary travelers are advised to avoid travel during rainfall.
The rainfall may also lead to a decrease in the intensity of the ongoing heatwave.