MeT predicts rains in plains, snowfall in upper reaches till Thursday

snowfall in kashmir
JK Bank

The meteorological department (MeT) has said that rains and snowfall will continue across Jammu and Kashmir till Thursday even as fresh snowfall and rains occurred in the mountains on Wednesday.

According to an MeT officialthere would be some improvement in the weather after Thursday adding that the state had received 83.5 mm rainfall between October 1 and November 7, as against the normal 47.6 mm.


Meanwhile Kargil in Ladakh  continues to reel under severe cold  as temperature dipped to  minus 7 degrees Celsius, while Leh recorded minus 1.4.

The minimum temperature in Srinagar was 5.2, Pahalgam 1.3 and minus 3.0 in Gulmarg.

The winter capital Jammu recorded 15.2 degrees Celsius while Katra was at 11.7, Batote 7.4, Bannihal 0.5 and Bhaderwah 4.2.