Fog blankets Punjab, upper Sindh plains, parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


Dense fog prevails in most plain areas of Punjab and upper Sindh while in few areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during night hours, Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said in its report on Tuesday.
Light rain and snowfall over mountains is expected at isolated places in upper hilly areas of Khyber Pakhunkhwa and Gilgit Baltistan, weather report said. Cold and dry weather is expected in most areas of the country while very cold in upper areas.
In Punjab dense fog prevails in Lahore, Gujranawala, Gujrat, Narowal, Sargodha, Layyah, Bhakar, Khushab, Mianwali, Mandi Bahauddin, Sialkot, Toba Tek Singh, Hafizabad, Jhang, Faisalabad, Okara, Sahiwal, Multan, Bahawalpur, Bahawalnagar, Dera Ghazi Khan and Rajanpur during morning and night hours.
moderate to dense fog prevails in upper Sindh’s districts of Sukkur, Larkana, Rohri, Padidan and Jacobabad during morning and night hours. Thick fog engulfed Dadu district and surrounding areas.
Khairpur Nathan Shah, Mehar and the nearby areas were also blanketed by intense fog.
The fog also affected traffic flow at Indus Highway section from Hyderabad to Larkana. The Motorway Police has advised the drivers to use fog light while driving on Indus Highway.