Rains, snow from tomorrow may disrupt surface transportation in state MeT
srinagar:-The local meteorological department on Wednesday forecasted moderate rain or snow at widespread places across Jammu and Kashmir from tomorrow (March 1) which may lead to disruption of surface transportation mainly on national highway.
An advisory issued here by MeT to Divisional Commissioner Kashmir said that a fresh Western Disturbance (WD) is affecting Jammu and Kashmir and adjoining areas and most likely to affect the state from March 1, morning to March 3 (Forenoon)
“Under the influence of this system, moderate rain/snow is expected at widespread places of Jammu, Kashmir & Moderate snowfall in Ladakh, mainly in Kargil district,” the advisory said.
It said the higher reaches of Kashmir and Jammu most likely to receive moderate to heavy rain/snow. “Anantnag, Shopian, Kulgam, Pulwama and Budgam districts will most likely receive heavy rain / snow,” it said.
This may lead to disruption of surface transportation mainly (National Highway), it forecasted.