Rain showers temp in Kashmir

Srinagar, April 21 (UNI) Temperatures stayed below normal on Sunday following rain showers lashes across the Kashmir valley during the past 24 hours, disrupting normal activities.

Meteorological Centre Srinagar said Srinagar received. 3mm rainfall, Qazigund 2.0 mm, Pahalgam 1.7 mm, Kupwara 8.2mm, Kokernag 1.0 mm, and Gulmarg 9.4mm during the past 24 hours.

Reports of gusty winds and hailstorms were received from several parts of south Kashmir during the past 24 hours.

The MeT office said the weather will generally remain dry till April 25, with the possibility of afternoon thunderstorms and hail storm activity at isolated places that can’t be ruled out.

The weather will turn generally cloudy with light to moderate rain or snow (light snow over higher reaches) and thunder at most places during April 26–28, while there is a possibility of light rain at many places on April 29 and 30.

The MeT office has advised farmers to resume farm operations today.

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