Srinagar, Mar 4: The Jammu and Kashmir metrological department on Wednesday predicted light rains and thunderstorm in J&K during March 5 to 7.
An official from the MeT department said that there would be widespread rains and thunderstorm throughout the day. He said higher reaches may witnesses a spell of light snow as well. “On Thursday, there are chances of light rains in plains and snow on upper reaches during next 24 hours,” the official said adding that rains may continue till Saturday.
The official said that light rain and snow would commence at a few places of Kashmir Division on 5th March, morning and thereafter in intensity and distribution with its main activity on 6th and 7th March.
He further said that there is a possibility of thunderstorm, hail and gusty winds at 30 to 40 KMPH in the plains of Jammu Division and few places of Kashmir Division during the period.