Rain, snowfall likely to occur in Kashmir in next few days
Srinagar: Rain or snowfall is likely to occur over the next few days in Kashmir Valley, an official of Meteorological Department said Saturday.
While there are chances of rain or snow at isolated places in the valley today, there is likelihood of fairly widespread rain or snowfall in the state tomorrow, he said.
The state may witness scattered to widespread rain or snowfall on February 12, the official said.
He said owing to a cloudy sky, the minimum temperature at most places in the valley rose last night, providing some relief from the cold conditions to the residents, while the minimum temperature dropped in Ladakh region.
Srinagar the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir – recorded an increase of 3.5 degrees Celsius last night and the mercury at a low of zero degrees Celsius, the official said.
He said Qazigund the gateway town of the valley – in south Kashmir registered a low of minus 1.8 degrees Celsius.