Met Dept Forecast: Snow, Rain expected from 16 Feb to 24 Feb
The Western Disturbance that is persisting over Jammu and Kashmir is likely to affect the state from today the 16th of February ( Monday) to 24th of Feb ( Tuesday) with occasional gaps.
Under the influence of this weather system, Moderate Rain/Thundershower (hailstorm in plains of Jammu division) and snow fall over higher reaches will occur at most places of Kashmir and Jammu divisions and at many places of Ladakh region. Some places may receive heavy rain/ snow during this period. These weather conditions may trigger landslide and avalanche in vulnerable areas of the state.
Above weather system may disrupt surface and air transport during these days. During above period, there will be significant decrease in day temperatures and slight rise in night temp.