Jammu records coldest night of season

Jammu records coldest night of season

Jammu: Jammu woke up to a chilly morning as the night temperature settled at 5.1 degrees Celsius, the lowest this season, the meteorological department said Saturday.

The night temperature recorded in the winter capital of Jammu and Kashmir was four notches below normal, it added.

The city had recorded a high of 18.1 degrees Celsius, three notches below normal, and a low of 5.7 degrees Celsius yesterday.

The high-altitude areas of Jammu had experienced a heavy snowfall between December 11 and December 14, while the city was lashed by incessant rains. This had led to a marked drop in the mercury, the MeT department said.