Mainly cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country today.

However rain- thunderstorm with snowfall over the hills is expected at isolated places of Malakand and Hazara divisions, Gilgit-Baltistan, Kashmir and its adjoining hilly areas.

Temperature of some major cities recorded this morning:

Islamabad and Muzaffarabad nine degree centigrade, Lahore eleven, Karachi twenty-two, Peshawar twelve, Quetta two, Gilgit six and Murree seven degree centigrade