Srinagar/Dec, 7: Srinagar recorded season’s coldest night at minus 4 degrees Celsius, as the minimum temperatures continued to drop below freezing points in both Kashmir and Ladhak regions of Jammu and Kashmir state,said an official of MeT office in Srinagar.
“The temperatures dropped due to clear night sky. During the next 48 hours, the state’s higher reaches are likely to receive light snow as a Western Disturbance is expected to become active during this period,” a Met Department official said.
The minimum temperatures in Pahalgam and Gulmarg were minus 6.0 degrees Celsius and minus 6.2, respectively.
In the Jammu region, Jammu city recorded 7.3 degrees Celsius, Katra and Batote 7.5, Bannihal 5.2 and Bhaderwah 0.5 as the night’s lowest temperatures.