Cold wave intensifies in Kashmir dry weather to continue till
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SRINAGAR: Cold wave intensified in Kashmir with a drop in minimal temperatures in most elements of the Valley on Wednesday, whereas the climate division predicted the chilly and dry climate to proceed until Christmas Day.
The climate has remained dry and chilly throughout Kashmir for the reason that snowfall on December 12, with the night time temperature staying a number of levels beneath the freezing level, a meteorological division official mentioned.
The Valley continued to reel underneath sub-zero night time temperatures on Wednesday as effectively, although there was slight enchancment within the mercury at most locations.
Srinagar – the summer season capital of Jammu and Kashmir – recorded a low of minus 5 levels celsius, barely up from the earlier night time’s minus 5.2 levels celsius.
The mercury in Pahalgam vacationer resort in south Kashmir went down from the earlier night time’s low of minus 5.eight levels celsius to settle at a low of minus 6.6 levels celsius, officers mentioned. It was the coldest recorded place within the Valley.
They mentioned Gulmarg recorded a low of minus 6 levels celsius, barely down from yesterday’s minus 5.eight levels celsius.
Qazigund – the gateway city to the Valley – recorded a minimal of minus four levels celsius, whereas Kupwara, within the north, registered a low of minus four.5 levels celsius and Kokernag, within the south, minus levels celsius, the climate division officers mentioned.
‘Chillai-Kalan’ – the 40-day harshest winter interval when the probabilities of snowfall are most frequent and most – started in Kashmir on Monday.
Cold wave grips the area throughout this era and the temperature drops significantly resulting in the freezing of water our bodies together with the well-known Dal Lake in addition to the water provide traces in a number of elements of the valley.
While ‘Chillai-Kalan’ will finish on January 31, the chilly wave continues even after that in Kashmir with a 20-day-long ‘Chillai-Khurd‘ (small chilly) and a 10-day-long ‘Chillai-Bachha‘ (child chilly).
The meteorological division has mentioned the climate is prone to stay primarily dry until December 25, however there’s a risk of sunshine snow on larger reaches throughout December 26 and 27. There is not any forecast of any main snowfall exercise until the tip of this month, it added.


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