Weather is likely to remain dry during weekend: MeT


SRINAGAR : The cold wave in Jammu and Kashmir continued unabated on Friday. Metrology official said that weather is likely to remain dry during the weekend.

“Minimum temperatures remained several notches below the freezing point in the Kashmir Valley and the Ladakh region,” an official of the Met Department said.

As per the MeT, Leh was coldest at minus 11.4, followed by Kargil at minus 9.2 degrees Celsius. “Both Pahalgam and Gulmarg recorded minus 5.4 as the night’s lowest temperatures. Jammu city recorded 7.6, Katra 8.2, Batote 3.2, Banihal 0.6, Bhaderwah 1.9 and Udhampur was at three degrees Celsius”, he said.