LAHORE - The City received scattered rains on Wednesday, making weather pleasant by causing considerable decrease in the mercury level.

Strong winds started blowing in the afternoon that followed by scattered rains, providing relief to the citizens from the prevailing muggy weather.

Maximum and minimum temperature in the City was recorded 35 degree Celsius and 24 C respectively. Relative humidity in the evening was recorded 59 per cent.

People come out of their houses in the evening to enjoy pleasant change in the weather after the rains. Major parks and picnic spots attracted a large number of people including women and children. Huge rush was witnessed at Bagh-e-Jinnah, Racecourse Park, Gulshan-e-Iqbal and Jallo Park.

The rains, however, added to the woes of motorists and pedestrians. Massive traffic jams were witnessed at a number of roads due to inundation of rainwater on roadsides and slippery conditions. Several incidents of motorcycles skidding were also reported from various parts of the City.

According to experts, seasonal low lies over north Balochistan and adjoining areas. Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country. Local meteorological department has forecast mainly hot and dry weather for Lahore during the next couple of days.

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LAHORE

The City received scattered rains on Wednesday, making weather pleasant by causing considerable decrease in the mercury level.

Strong winds started blowing in the afternoon that followed by scattered rains, providing relief to the citizens from the prevailing muggy weather.

Maximum and minimum temperature in the City was recorded 35 degree Celsius and 24 C respectively. Relative humidity in the evening was recorded 59 per cent.

People come out of their houses in the evening to enjoy pleasant change in the weather after the rains. Major parks and picnic spots attracted a large number of people including women and children. Huge rush was witnessed at Bagh-e-Jinnah, Racecourse Park, Gulshan-e-Iqbal and Jallo Park.

The rains, however, added to the woes of motorists and pedestrians. Massive traffic jams were witnessed at a number of roads due to inundation of rainwater on roadsides and slippery conditions. Several incidents of motorcycles skidding were also reported from various parts of the City.

According to experts, seasonal low lies over north Balochistan and adjoining areas. Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country. Local meteorological department has forecast mainly hot and dry weather for Lahore during the next couple of days.