PR No. 107
NDMA Alert: Weather Impact on GB during 11-15 July; Low to Medium level flash flooding & Landslides expected
More rains and thunderstorms anticipated in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Kashmir
Islamabad: July 10, 2024

NDMA's National Emergencies Operation Center anticipated that cloudy weather conditions will likely prevail in GB during next 24 hours. However, Isolated rainfall is expected in mostly part of the province from 11th to 15th July, with occasional gaps. Impacted areas include Hunza, Astore, Skardu, Diamir, Gilgit, Ghanche, Shigar, Chilas. As a result of current weather patterns parts of Gilgit Baltisatan will experience low to medium level flash floods, landslide, and snow melt in anticipated period of time. NEOC anticipated more rains with thunderstorm are also expected in several areas of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Kashmir. NDMA has advised GBDMA and Local Administration to closely monitor the situation and take appropriate measures to safeguard the population at-risk. People are advised to take caution while travelling to landslide prone areas. Communities at risk are also advised to follow instructions from local authorities. The public is urged to download NDMA's ‘Pak NDMA Disaster Alert’ mobile app for timely disaster alerts, guidelines and precautionary measures.