LAHORE - Fog revisits plains including the City yesterday, disturbing routine life by hampering vehicular movement on inter and intra city roads in the morning.

As dry continental air is prevailing over the country, high humidity and low temperature is causing fog formation late at night and in the early morning, reducing visibility.

On Tuesday, Parachinar and Hunza remained the coldest places in the country where mercury dropped 04 degree Celsius below the freezing point. Minimum temperature in Gupis, Kalam and Astore was recorded -03C, Skardu -02C, Murree, Rawalakot, Kalat, Dir and Gilgit -01C.

Maximum and minimum temperature in the City was recorded 23C and 07C respectively. Relative humidity in the evening was recorded 42 per cent.

According to the experts, western disturbance is expected to approach upper parts of the country and likely to persist during the next 48 hours.

Local meteorological department has forecast scattered rains (with snowfall over the hills) for upper Khyber Pakhtunkhawa (Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mardan divisions), upper Punjab (Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Sargodha divisions), Islamabad, upper FATA, Kashmir and at isolated places in Lahore, Kohat, Bannu divisions and Gilgit-Baltistan during the next couple of days. Cold and dry weather is expected elsewhere in the country.