Cold Wave Tightens Grip Over J&K

Srinagar, Jan 14: Intense cold wave condition continued in the state today as the minimum temperature here dipped further to minus 6.8 degrees Celsius, recording the season`s coldest night so far.

According to the official, another spell of rain and snowfall is likely to occur on January 15 and 16. The sky will remain cloudy during the next 12 hours as we are expecting another spell of rain and snowfall, an official said.

The minimum temperature was 17 degree Celsius in Leh, the coldest town in the state on Saturday. Jammu city recorded 6 degree Celsius, Katra 4.8 degrees Celsius, Bhaderwah minus 4.5 degrees Celsius, Batote witnessed 0.5 degrees Celsius and Bannihal recorded minus 2.8 degrees Celsius as the minimum temperature.

Intense cold wave has gripped the valley as it goes through the 40-day long period of harsh cold. All water bodies in the valley are either completely or partially frozen these days.

 

Comments

Cross Town News is the no. 1 Weekly Newspaper and Online News Portal in J&K in term of serious News. The rugged Newspaper & Portal is with a substantial difference to read and presence to feel. This newspaper has a vision to deliver the real side of truth to the public . Since it’s inception in 2013 March, It has become No. 1 News medium for people of J&K. Cross Town News has a mission to deliver high quality news across the nation within fraction of time.

Subscribe Now

Subscribe to our weekly Newsletter.