Snowfall likely from Jan 3 to 5 in Valley

Snowfall likely from Jan 3 to 5 in Valley


Minus 5.9 Night Temperature in Srinagar

Srinagar Jan 1: The Meteorological Department Friday has predicted another phase of moderate to heavy snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on January 4 and 5.

The weather will remain dry in the valley till January 3, during which the minimum temperatures will continue to drop.

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The MeT department said the weather is likely to be dry again from January 5 to January 10.

It said the dry night weather in Kashmir Valley has resulted in a continuous drop in night temperature.

Last night was the coldest night in Srinagar city as the temperature dropped to minus 5.9 degrees Celsius. Qazigund recorded minus 6.2 degrees, Pahalgam minus 9.6 degrees Celsius, Kupwara 5.8 degrees Celsius, Kokernag minus 7.8 degrees Celsius and Gulmarg minus 10.4 degrees Celsius.

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Along with the valley, the Ladakh region is also in the grip of severe cold. The spokesman said that last night the temperature in Leh was minus 15.8 degrees Celsius and in Kargil minus 18.5 degrees Celsius.(CNS)


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