Mainly hot and dry weather will persist in Punjab including provincial capital on Sunday, according to MET forecast. Maximum temperature in Lahore on Friday was recorded  36 degree celsius. According to Met. office, rain-thunderstorm is expected at isolated places in Kashmir and its adjoining areas. According to synoptic situation, seasonal low lies over North Balochistan with its trough extending eastward. Experts have predicted the prevailing weather condition would persist with even more intensity during the next few days. Farmers have been advised to take all measures to protect their standing crops and vegetables from damaging effects of high temperatures. –App