There might be a few spells of rain and snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir in next twenty four hours, reports quoting the Met office said on Tuesday. “Light rain and snow is likely to occur in Jammu and Kashmir during the next 24 hours starting,” IANS said while quoting the MeT official. “The minimum temperature improved from minus 5.6 degree to 0.1 degree Celsius in Srinagar today. In Pahalgam, the minimum temperature was 2.1 and in Gulmarg it was minus 10.0 degree Celsius.” The official said the improvement in minimum temperatures across Jammu and Kashmir was due to the nightlong cloud cover. “In the Jammu region, the minimum temperature was 6.4 in Jammu city, 6.7 in Katra town, 1.7 in Batote, 0.2 in Bannihal and in Bhaderwah it was 0.1 degree Celsius”, the official said.
2015 Kashmir Despatch