LAHORE - The City received scattered rain on Friday, providing relief to the Lahorites from prevailing muggy weather by causing considerable decrease in mercury level. Experts have predicted the wet spell to continue during the next couple of days. Lahore received 28 mm rain. The rains added to the woes and miseries of the motorists and pedestrians as the rainwater inundated on a number of City roads not only in Northern Lahore but also in several posh localities. The inundated rainwater on roadsides and slippery conditions of roads caused frequent traffic jams on a number of important City roads till eve-ning. 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 34 degree Celsius and 26.5 C respectively. Relative humidity in the morning was recorded 85 per cent, which decreased to 65 per cent in the evening. According to the experts, seasonal low lies over north Balochistan and adjoining areas. Weak southwest monsoon current from Arabian Sea is penetrating sub mountainous areas of Punjab and Kashmir upto 3,000 feet. Local meteorological department has forecast scattered rains for north Punjab, Khyber PK, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir during the next couple of days. Met office has forecast rains at isolated places of south Punjab. On Friday, Faisalabad received 53 mm rain, Sahiwal 33 mm, Rawlakot 23 mm, Saidu Sharif 19 mm, Kakul 13 mm, Murree 11 mm, Lower Dir 08 mm, Muz-affarabad and Kotli 06 mm each, Okara 05 mm, Garhi Dupatta 04 mm, Sialkot 03 mm, Mangla and Islamabad 02 mm each, Drosh 01 mm while Joharabad received traces of rain.