Weatherman predicts rains, snowfall in Kashmir in coming days

A meteorological department official told Greater Kashmir that Western Disturbance is going to affect Jammu and Kashmir from Wednesday afternoon onwards.
Weatherman predicts rains, snowfall in Kashmir in coming days
A man rows his shikara in the famous Dal-Lake, amid heavy snowfall. [Representational Picture]Aman Farooq/ GK File

Srinagar Dec 21: Weatherman on Tuesday predicted light rains and snowfall at isolated places during December 23 and 24 and widespread snowfall during 27-28 in Kashmir valley on account of Western Disturbances.

A meteorological department official told Greater Kashmir that Western Disturbance is going to affect Jammu and Kashmir from Wednesday afternoon onwards.

Under its influence, light rain/snow can occur at a few places between 23 and 24 afternoon. A short moderate spell in higher reaches can't be ruled out, the official said.

As per the official, another Western Disturbance, will affect J&K from 26th evening due to which plains in Kashmir may receive season's first light to moderate widespread snowfall at most places on December 27-28.

A heavy snowfall at one or two places is also expected, added the official.

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