Kashmir Valley reels under cold wave
The Kashmir Valley continued to reel under cold wave conditions on Sunday as the night temperature dropped to minus 3.8 degrees celsius here, the lowest this season so far.india Updated: Dec 17, 2013 00:24 IST
The Kashmir Valley continued to reel under cold wave conditions on Sunday as the night temperature dropped to minus 3.8 degrees celsius here, the lowest this season so far.
The night temperature here on Saturday night was minus 3.7 degree 0.2 in Gulmarg while Leh and Kargil towns of the Ladakh region recorded minus 13.8 and minus 10.3 degrees, respectively.
"In Jammu city, the night temperature was 10 degrees celsius," an official of the Met Office said.
Doctors have advised children and elderly people to take adequate precautions as respiratory diseases and bone fractures due to slippery road conditions become common.
Sonam Lotus, director of the Met Office, said the cold wave conditions are likely to intensify during the next six days because the weather is expected to remain dry during this period. s Celsius. "Night temperature was minus 3.8 degrees in Srinagar on Sunday, the coldest recorded so far this season.
"The minimum was minus 5.8 in Pahalgam, minus