However, all the main roads were not cleared. Qazigund recorded a low of minus 0.4°C against minus 2.8°C on the previous night. Bonfires became a usual sight across the region, while commuters had a tough time negotiating the icy roads in the morning. Our creative team consists of like-minded and socially concerned team of media professionals who carry decades of experience in their field of profession at their back. There are usually 4 days with some rain in Srinagar in January and the average monthly rainfall is 58mm. It not only disconnected Kashmir’s surface and air link but also plunged Valley into darkness as electricity poles and wires were damaged. Check out the photo gallery of Snowfall In Jammu And Kashmir, Leh, HP And UK, 06/01/2021. On Wednesday, after the improvement in the weather, efforts were being made to bring normal life back on track by removing the snow which was causing trouble in the Kashmir Valley. Srinagar received about three to four inches of fresh snowfall. Amid heavy snowfall, the 270-kilometre Srinagar-Jammu National Highway remained closed while no flight operations could take place at the Srinagar … Qazigund, the gate town of Kashmir, received 0.7cm of fresh snowfall during the time. The lowest temperature ever recorded in Srinagar … : Optimism at 'Border' to romantic 'Lagaan', here's looking back on some soul-stirring lyrics by the poet, Mohanlal to Dulquer Salmaan, Malayalam filmstars thank CM Pinarayi Vijayan for 'standing with movie industry'. A meteorological department official here said that Srinagar received 2.5cm of fresh snowfall in the last 24 hours till 0830 hours. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Waterbodies, including portions of the famed Dal Lake, remained frozen, forcing boatmen to break the ice. 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Srinagar (J&K), Jan 03 (ANI): Tourists visited Srinagar following snowfall in the valley. During the Chilai Kalan, which starts on December 21 and ends on January 31, chances of snowfall soar. The weather in Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) in january comes from statistical datas on the past years. 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SRINAGAR, JAN 4 (UNI) People shelter themselves under umbrellas as Srinagar the summer capital of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir experienced fresh snowfall on Monday. Our core values have pillars in honesty, empathy, credibility, equality and integrity. Srinagar received about three to four inches of fresh snowfall, while Qazigund-- the gateway town to the valley in south Kashmir--recorded around nine inches of snowfall. Check out the photo gallery of Heavy Snowfall In Jammu And Kashmir And Leh, 07/01/2021. White sheet of sparkling snow covered Srinagar and threw life out of gear. Highway blocked Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. The Weatherman has forecast main “dry weather” in the next 24 hours. Srinagar received another spell of heavy snowfall on January 09. The minimum temperature at Pahalgam was minus 5.1 degree. Indian News Service (INS) is the first registered online news portal from the state of Jammu & Kashmir. The fresh snowfall began early … You can view the weather statistics for the whole month, but also by using the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month. SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir Life in Indian-administered Kashmir came to a halt on Sunday as air and road connectivity remained cut off after heavy snowfall in the region, officials said. Snowfall happened to … Snowfall continues in Srinagar, Kashmir on January 06, 2021. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time. While the fresh bout of snowfall led to the closure of Srinagar-Jammu national highway, the weatherman said that the spell was not unprecedented as heavy snowfall was recorded last year as well. Srinagar, January 05, 2021 04:52 IST Updated: January 05, 2021 00:15 IST Srinagar , January 05, 2021 04:52 IST Updated: January 05, 2021 00:15 IST … Mushtaq Ahmad, a resident of Uranhall in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, had to hire a vehicle for snow clearance to take his wife (a cancer patient) to a hospital in Srinagar. Srinagar, Jan 10 Parts of Kashmir including Srinagar received very light snowfall overnight even as the mercury stayed blow sub-zero levels with Gulmarg remaining coldest in the Valley. Srinagar: Frozen Dal Lake after the town received fresh snowfall, in Srinagar, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. (Photo I ANI). January 06, 2021 12:24 IST. 2 Killed, Over 100 Structures Damaged; 8 Rescued From Mudslide. Published: 14th January 2021 07:50 AM  |   SRINAGAR: The ongoing spell of biting cold, known as the 40-day Chilai Kalan, is wreaking havoc, with mercury dipping to minus 7.8 degree to give Srinagar its coldest night eight years on Wednesday. Nusrat Sidiq | 03.01.2021 A man walks on snow covered road as it snows in Srinagar on January 03, 2021. Against minus 1.7°C on previous night in Kupwara, the mercury settled at minus 1.5 °C in the north Kashmir district, the official said. Kashmir is in the middle Chillai-Kalan, the 40-day winter period which commenced on December 21 and ends on January 31. Waterbodies, including portions of the famed Dal Lake, remained frozen, forcing boatmen to break the ice. Srinagar-Jammu highway, on which the Valley is dependent for supplies, was closed for traffic after a portion of a bridge in Ramban area collapsed on Sunday. But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. 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Kashmir is presently in the grip of a 40-day harshest winter period known as Chilai Kalan. Srinagar, Jan 10 Parts of Kashmir including Srinagar received very light snowfall overnight even as the mercury stayed blow sub-zero levels with Gulmarg remaining coldest in the Valley. Last Updated: 14th January 2021 07:50 AM (Photo I ANI) Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. A car … The mercury settled at minus 5.9 °C in Pahalgam against minus 5.1°C on the previous night. Met spokesman said the minimum temperature in Srinagar was minus 4 degree while the maximum Friday was 8.5 degree. Published: 14th January 2021 07:50 AM | Last Updated: 14th January 2021 07:50 AM | A+ A A- People pose for photos with India written with Snow, in Srinagar. However, there was no forecast of any major snowfall from January 7 till January 14, he said. Srinagar: A boatman clears snow from the roof of a Shikara after fresh snowfall at Dal Lake, in Srinagar, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021. Although electricity was restored within 24-72 hours, snow was not cleared from the roads, confining people to their homes. Flight operations were affected in Srinagar and some other parts of Kashmir due to fresh snowfall on Saturday, even as the minimum temperature … Weather in Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) in january 2021. Your email address will not be published. Another spell of fresh snowfall in Srinagar on Saturday 09 January 2021.KL Image by Bilal Bahadur The snowfall which started on the early morning suspended the air traffic; though according to authorities the strategic Jammu-Srinagar highway is open … NHAI said it would take 10 days for reapairs. Kashmir Valley reeled under severe cold … Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], January 9 (ANI): After heavy snowfall in the chilly winter, Srinagar residents are making snow sculptures of animals, snowmen, cars, igloos and a … The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. A meteorological department official here said that Srinagar received 2.5cm of fresh snowfall in the last 24 hours till 0830 hours. Srinagar and some other parts of Kashmir received fresh snowfall on Saturday, affecting flight operations at the airport, even as the minimum temperature dropped across the Valley. © 2020 The INS News - Designed and Developed by GITS. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Kl Image by Bilal Bahadur Kl Image by Bilal Bahadur It has said that the snowfall situation as it exists in the district at the moment demands that non-essentials vehicles are kept off the roads to facilitate smooth operations to clear the snow. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. After facing criticism, officials pressed men and machinery into service to clear snow from the roads. Srinagar sunrise & sunset times for January 2021 Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Srinagar in January 2021. The Director of the meteorological office in Kashmir, Sonam Lotus, warned that the night temperature may drop to -9 degrees Celsius in next two to four days. Meanwhile, the minimum temperatures were slightly up from previous night across the Valley barring Pahalgam even as they remained below sub zero level. Get the monthly weather forecast for Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India, including daily high/low, historical averages, to help you plan ahead. Snowfall again in parts of Kashmir, flights affected added by KALEEM GEELANI on 1:08 am January 10, 2021 View all posts by KALEEM GEELANI → Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email Print The Valley received heavy snowfall for three days from January 3, throwing life out of gear. Pedestrians walk across a snow-covered road during heavy snowfall, in Srinagar, on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. The period is considered the harshest of the winter when the chances of snowfall are most frequent and maximum. However, the meteorological office warned of nights turning more chilly as the week progresses. Srinagar: A boatman clears snow from the roof of a houseboat after fresh snowfall at river Jehlum, in Srinagar, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021. He paid Rs 3,000 to the driver. But its municipal corporation doesn’t have a single snow clearance machine. Moderate to heavy snowfall was also experienced in the south Kashmir, officials said adding there was very less snow in the north this time. Rain may fall as snow in this month. Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! Srinagar: 9 January 2021, Snowfall has started again on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday in most parts of the Kashmir valley. 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Srinagar- Srinagar and some other parts of Kashmir received fresh snowfall on Saturday, affecting flight operations at the airport here, even as the minimum temperature dropped across the … Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], January 6 (ANI): The sale of fur shoes is skyrocketing in the markets of Srinagar and the demands have increased after a severe cold and heavy snowfall … Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines. People at most places in interior areas and localities cleared snow from lanes and bylanes on their own. Required fields are marked *. SRINAGAR, Jan 9: Srinagar and some other parts of Kashmir received fresh snowfall on Saturday, affecting flight operations at the airport here, even as the minimum temperature dropped across the Valley, officials said. The famous tourist destinations of Pahalgam and Gulmarg along with Kokernag and Kupwara stations recorded no snowfall during the time, the official added. 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