LAHORE - The City received rain on Friday, making weather pleasant by causing considerable decrease in the mercury level, as it received 10 mm precipitation. The rains, however, disturbed routine life. The wet conditions added to the woes and miseries of the motorists and pedestrians as the water flooded portions of a number of important arteries not only in Northern Lahore but also several posh localities. The rainwater on roadsides and slippery conditions of roads caused frequent traffic jams on a number of important roads including The Mall, Jail Road, Davis Road and Ferozepur Road. Several incidents of skidding of motorcycles were also reported from various parts of the City. People come out of their houses in the evening to enjoy pleasant weather. Major parks and picnic spots attracted a large number of people including women and children. Great rush was witnessed at Bagh-e-Jinnah, Racecourse Park, Jallo Park, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Lahore Zoo and other picnic spots. On Friday, maximum and minimum temperature in the City was recorded 30 degree Celsius and 24 C respectively. Relative humidity in the evening was recorded 50 per cent. According to the experts, well marked seasonal low lies over northeast Balochistan with its trough extending northeastwards. Monsoon current is penetrating Punjab up to 5,000 feet. Local meteorological department has forecast partly cloudy weather with chances of thundershowers for the City during the next 24 hours. Met office has also predicted rains at scattered places of north Punjab and Kashmir. On Friday, Faisalabad received 95 mm rain, Mianwali 51 mm, Noorpurthal 38 mm, Saidusharif 37 mm, Attock 29 mm, Abbotabad 25 mm, Joharabad 22 mm, Sahiwal 21 mm, Bannu 16 mm, Toba Tek Singh 13 mm, Murree and Jhang 10 mm each, Sargodha and Nauseri 08 mm each, Kakul 04 mm, Sharaqpur 03 mm, D I Khan and Chakdara 02 mm each, Bahawalnagar, Skardu and Alexandra 01 mm each while Karachi, Islamabad and Rawalpindi received traces of rain.