Fresh spell of snow in Himachal Pradesh, cold wave conditions persist

Cold wave conditions on Thursday continued unabated in several parts of Himachal Pradesh as tribal areas and higher hills had another spell of moderate snow while thunderstorm accompanied by rains lashed the mid and lower hills in the state.

Sunny Wednesday in Himachal Pradesh after days of snow

Two days after moderate to heavy snowfall in Himachal Pradesh, it was a bright sunny Wednesday.

Himachal reels under cold wave, -15.9 degrees in Keylong

 Mercury hovered around freezing point in most parts of Himachal Pradesh on Saturday and the state's higher reaches reeled under arctic conditions where mercury stayed between minus 18 to minus 28 degree Celsius.

Cold wave intensifies in Himachal, Keylong shivers at minus 12 deg C

 Biting cold wave conditions sweeping across the tribal areas and other higher hills of Himachal Pradesh further intensified today as the mercury dropped by four to five degrees in tribal areas and hovered around the freezing point in mid and lower hills.

Sunny weather raises mercury in Himachal

The hills of Himachal Pradesh Tuesday saw a further rise in the temperatures due to long sunny days. The Met Office here forecast dry weather for a few days.

Sunny, nippy morning in Himachal Pradesh

It was a sunny, yet nippy morning in Himachal Pradesh on the first day of 2015, a weather official said here on Thursday.

Intense cold wave sweeps Himachal Pradesh

An intense cold wave left Himachal Pradesh reeling Tuesday with Keylong recording a biting minus 7.3 degrees Celsius, the state's coldest town.

Himachal Pradesh reels under severe cold

Large parts of Himachal Pradesh reeled under severe cold on Friday with the minimum temperature remaining below freezing point in many areas, weather officials said.

Himachal's Keylong freezes at minus 9.6 degrees

Icy winds swept through the hills of Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday. Keylong was the coldest town in the state with a minimum temperature of minus 9.6 degrees Celsius.

Cold wave conditions unabated in Himachal Pradesh ​

The tribal areas and higher hills of Himachal Pradesh continued to reel under piercing cold wave conditions as minimum temperature stayed below freezing point even as maximum temperatures rose marginally in lower hills on Saturday.

No relief from biting cold wave in Himachal Pradesh

The people in hills and valleys of Himachal Pradesh had no relief from biting cold wave conditions as minimum temperatures dropped further and hovered around freezing points at many places on Monday.

Mercury drops below sub zero in higher altitude areas of Himachal Pradesh

Lakes, rivulets and water sources in the higher reaches, including the tribal areas, of Himachal have started freezing as the temperatures have plunged below sub-zero temperatures in the region.

Five killed as car falls into gorge in Himachal

Five persons were killed when their car rolled 300 mts down into a gorge near Stiringri, seven kms from here, late last night.

Manali-Leh deluxe bus service restarted

A deluxe bus service that connects this Himachal Pradesh town to Leh in Jammu and Kashmir restarted after remaining closed for over seven months due to snowfall, an official said.

Artificial lake near Keylong threatening nearby areas, projects

Blocking of Billing nallah due to massive landslide and fast melting of glacier in Lahaul and Spiti district has resulted in formation of a 250-metre long artificial lake, which is threating to flood the nallah and nearby areas as district administration has asked the locals to take precaution.

Manali freezes at season`s lowest temperature

The popular tourist destination Manali in Himachal Pradesh saw the season`s lowest temperature of 4.6 degrees Celsius below the freezing point.

Cold wave sweeps Himachal Pradesh

A cold wave swept Himachal Pradesh, with its higher reaches freezing in sub-zero temperatures.

Rohtang Pass to close for traffic from November 15

Predicting heavy snowfall, the district administration of Lahaul-Spiti in Himachal Pradesh announced that vehicles will not be allowed on Rohtang Pass after November 15.

At minus 2 degrees, Himachal Pradesh`s Keylong shivers

Himachal Pradesh witnessed a sunny but chilly day on Sunday with temperatures in many areas staying below freezing point.

Cold wave sweeps upper reaches of Himachal Pradesh

Cold wave swept the upper reaches of Himachal Pradesh, where Keylong in tribal Lahaul and Spiti district was the coldest.