Nov 20, 2019 10:46 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir Climate Replace: Valley Receives Contemporary Spell of Rain and Snowfall. (Picture Credit score: IANS)
Srinagar, November 20: Heavy snowfall and rainfall is about to lash components of Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh over the subsequent two days, the India Meteorological Division (IMD) stated. In its climate bulletin on Wednesday, the climate company stated that pretty widespread rainfall with heavy snow could be very doubtless over Jammu & Kashmir on November 21 and 22 and over Himachal Pradesh on November 22. The IMD stated that beneath the affect of a western disturbance over Iran and close by areas, thunderstorm accompanied with lightning and hail additionally very doubtless at remoted locations over Jammu & Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh through the subsequent two days. Kashmir Receives Early Snowfall! See Attractive Footage of the Valley Drenched in a Carpet of Snow.
The IMD acknowledged that scattered to pretty widespread rainfall with remoted heavy falls very doubtless over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal on November 20 and 22. Additionally, thunderstorm with lightning at remoted locations doubtless over components of southern peninsula throughout subsequent 2 days.
In Jammu and Kashmir, highways had been closed as a precautionary measure after the upper reaches of Kashmir obtained contemporary snowfall earlier this week. On Monday, the well-known ski-resort in Gulmarg in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district recorded about six inches of contemporary snowfall.
In Himachal Pradesh, the minimal temperature at most locations decreased by just a few notches within the final 24 hours resulting from rains and snowfall at some greater reaches. The minimal temperatures fell by 1-2 levels Celsius in most components of the state, the Met division stated.