On Saturday night, the temperature in Karachi dropped down to 6 degrees Celsius. Residents of Karachi were bundled up in warm clothes and blankets.
As per the (PMD) Pakistan Meteorological Department, on Saturday night 5.8 degrees was recorded in the city with a real feel of 3 degrees. The dip in temperatures was escorted by cold winds.
As per the reports, from January 10th, Siberian winds in the city will stop blowing. One of the spokespeople of the Met department said that the intensity of the cold will remain the same.
Over the weekend, Karachi observed winds blowing at the speed of between 45 and 54 km per hour.
In contrast, fog engulfed multiple parts of Punjab and Sindh affecting traffic on the motorways and highway.
The M-2 Motorway from Lahore to Pindi Bhattian, M-3 from Lahore to Abdul Hakim, the Multan-Khanewal motorway, and Multan-Rohri motorway have been closed for traffic. Travelers have been directed to use fog lights while driving.
Up north, the mercury dropped below freezing as rain and snowfall continued. People in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit-Baltistan were left shaking after the dip.
On the other hand, the weather remained cold and dry in Balochistan.
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