LAHORE - Various parts of the country including the City received rain on Monday with experts predicting the wet spell to continue during the next 3-4 days. In Lahore, 73 mm rain was recorded at Airport Observatory while 05 mm rain at Jail Road Observatory. The rains, winds and overcast conditions caused considerable decrease in the mercury level, making weather pleasant. On Monday, maximum and minimum temperature in the City was recorded 25 degree Celsius and 21.7 C respectively. Relative humidity in the morning was recorded 87 percent, which increased to 88 percent in the evening. In Lahore, major parks and picnic spots attracted a large number of people including women and children in the evening. A great rush was witnessed at Bagh-e-Jinnah, Racecourse Park, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Jallo Park, Lahore Zoo and other picnic spots in the city in the evening. According to the experts, a low-pressure area lies over Sindh. Trough of westerly wave lies over northeast Afghanistan and adjoining areas. Well-marked seasonal low lies over eastern Iran and adjoining areas. Southwest monsoon current is penetrating sub mountainous areas of Punjab up to 5000 feet. Local meteorological department has forecast cloudy weather with chances of rain for the City during the next 24 hours. Met office has forecast fairly widespread rains with moderate to heavy falls at isolated places of lower Sindh, NWFP, north Punjab and Kashmir during the next 24 hours. Scattered rains with moderate to heavy falls at isolated places are also expected for upper Sindh, northeast Balochistan and south Punjab. According to the weather outlook for next couple of days, fairly widespread rain with moderate to heavy falls at isolated places is expected over Sindh, NWFP, north Punjab and Kashmir. Rains are also expected at isolated places of southern Punjab. On Monday, Ganda Singh Wala received 139 mm rain, Murree 106 mm, Karachi 56 mm, Plandri 40 mm, Peshawar 29 mm, Bahawalpur and Bahawalnagar 28 mm each, Hyderabad 25 mm, Chakri and Rawlakot 11 mm each, Kohat 10 mm, Saidu Sharif 08 mm, Sialkot 07 mm, Cherat, Ravi Syphon and Mandi Bahauddin 06 mm each, Dartian 05 mm, Aik Nulla and Jassar 04 mm each, Chakdara 03 mm, Skardu, Kakul, Khanpur, Islamabad, Domel, Muzaffarabad and Phulra 02 mm each, Jhelum, Balakot, Rashidabad, Kalpani, Serai Alamgir and Oghi 01 mm each while Astore, Gilgit, Mangla, Toba Tek Singh, Okara, Sahiwal, Rahim Yar Khan and Peshawar received traces of rain.