The Met on Wednesday forecast three days of rain and snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir, beginning Thursday evening.
“There is a possibility of moderate to heavy rainfall from 1st to 3rd March in Kashmir Division and on 2nd/3rd March in Jammu Division” a MeT official said adding that after a day the weather will start to improve.
“Fairly widespread rain in the plains and snow in the higher reaches is likely to occur tomorrow evening onwards,” the Met office said.
The overall improvement in minimum temperatures continued across the state with Srinagar recording a minimum of 4.9, Pahalgam 0.5 and Gulmarg minus one.
Kargil recorded minus seven while Leh recorded minus five degrees Celsius.
Both Jammu and Katra recorded 13.4 degrees Celsius.
Batote recorded 8.6, Bannihal 5.9, Bhaderwah 6.9 and Udhampur 10.8 as the night’s lowest temperatures. (