LAHORE - The City received scattered showers on Friday afternoon, providing some respite to the Lahorites from the muggy weather persisting for the last 3-4 days. Lahore received 07 mm rain. Experts have forecast partly cloudy weather with chances of more rains during the next 24 hours. Before the rains, high temperature and humidity was causing the Lahorites to sweat in muggy weather. Overcast conditions, rains and continuously blowing winds turned the weather pleasant in the afternoon. The rains added to the woes and miseries of motorists and pedestrians as the rainwater inundated a number of City roads. The inundated rainwater on portion of roads, roadsides and slippery conditions caused frequent traffic jams till the evening. Several incidents of skidding of motorcycles were also reported from various parts of the City. On Friday, maximum and minimum temperature in the City was recorded 35.7 degree Celsius and 24.5 C respectively. Relative humidity in the morning was recorded 84 percent, which decreased to 70 percent in the evening. According to the experts, a trough of westerly wave is moving across northeast Afghanistan and adjoining areas of Pakistan. Seasonal low lies over Balochistan with its trough extending southwards. Monsoon trough is passing through central parts of India. Moist current from Bay of Bengal is penetrating into sub mountainous areas of Punjab and Kashmir up to 3,000 feet. Local meteorological department has forecast scattered rains with heavy falls at isolated places for north Punjab, upper Khyber PK, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir during the next 24 hours. Rains are also expected at isolated places of central Punjab and southeast Sindh. On Friday, Islamabad received 36 mm rain, Balakot 25 mm, Rawalpindi 22 mm, Kakul and Abbotabad 18 mm, Murree 09 mm, Rawalakot and Muzaffarabad 08 mm each, Saidu Shrief 07 mm, Kotli 04 mm, Jhelum and Bunji 03 mm each, Lower dir 02 mm, Garhi Dupatta 01 mm while Mandi Bahauddin, Sialkot and Hunza received traces of rain.