Weather prediction: Plains to witness rains, moderate snowfall
Srinagar: As the weather remained cloudy, the weatherman here has predicted light to moderate rainfall across Kashmir on Tuesday and Wednesday, saying that the higher reaches may experience snowfall.
Director Meteorological (MeT) department, Sonum Lotus said that there is possibility of light to moderate rainfall in the plains on Tuesday and Wednesday.
He said that the plains wouldn’t experience snowfall in between, saying that there is a forecast of light snowfall in higher reaches. “As pre the forecast, the weather would remain wet till November 14 and will improve from November 15 morning,” he said.
Lotus said that the snowfall in higher reaches will not be heavy like the one experienced during the first week of November.
Earlier on October 27, the higher reaches as well plains in Kashmir here experienced season’s first snowfall that also resulted in the blockade of roads and especially affected the power supply across the Valley.
Notably, four transmission towers in the Valley at Lissar, Kulgam, Shopian and Wanpoh suffered damages which left the entire south Kashmir groping in the dark.