“A tropical storm is likely to affect the state from tomorrow (Saturday) afternoon and will last till Tuesday evening,” an official of the local Met Office told Media Sources.
Under the influence of this weather system, MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN/Thundershower and snowfall over higher reaches will occur at widespread places in Kashmir & Jammu divisions and at many places in Ladakh region particularly Kargil district.
“The wet conditions are likely to last for most of this peroid and weather will improve from October 27 evening onwards,” the official said.
Owing to the adverse weather forecast, the local meteorological office has issued an advisory and asked travellers on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway and other main roads to exercise caution before embarking on the journey.
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