Night temp remains below sub-zero in Kashmir

Night temp remains below sub-zero in Kashmir

 

Srinagar, Dec 3 People continued to shiver as the night temperature remained below sub-zero in Kashmir and Ladakh region, where weather will remain dry during the next about six days.
A Met department spokesperson said that weather will remain dry during the next six day in the state, which could result in further dip in the maximum temperature.
Even though there was marginal improvement in the night temperature at Leh in Ladakh region, it was the coldest place in the region at minus 8.6 degree followed by border town of Kargil at minus 7.2 degree.
He said skies will be partly cloudy during the next 24 hours in Leh, where maximum and minimum temperatures will be 7 degree and minus 9 degree, respectively.
The mercury at the summer capital, Srinagar dipped and settled at minus 2 degree, against minus 1.5 degree recorded yesterday. The night temperature at Srinagar was 2 degree below normal. However, the maximum temperature at the summer capital was 2 degree above normal.
He said skies will be clear with haze during the next 24 hours in Srinagar, where maximum and minimum temperature will be around 14 degree and minus 2 degree.
The night temperature at Qazigund, gateway to the valley, remained constant at minus 2.2 degree though it was the coldest place in Kashmir.
However, world famous heath resort of Pahalgam, about 100 km from here in south Kashmir, witnessed am improvement in the night temperature. Against minus 2.5 degree recorded yesterday, the night temperature at Pahalgam was 1.8 degree.
The mercury at world famous ski resort of Gulmarg, about 55 km from here in north Kashmir, remained constant at minus 2 degree, about a degree above normal.
The night temperatures at Kupwara in north Kashmir and another tourist resort of Kokernag dipped and settled at minus 2.4 degree and minus 1.3 degree, respectively.