Snow

'Orange snow' covers Eastern Europe. Here's why it happened

'Orange snow' covers Eastern Europe. Here's why it happened

The phenomenon is caused by sand from Sahara desert storms mixing with snow and rain.

Mar 26, 2018, 18:03 PM IST
US Northeast still facing flooding, outages after killer storm

US Northeast still facing flooding, outages after killer storm

Some 1.8 million customers remained without power throughout the eastern United States on Saturday, and communities on the New England coast faced more flooding a day after a powerful storm snapped trees, downed wires and killed at least seven people.

Mar 04, 2018, 09:47 AM IST
Storm brings wind, flooding and snow to US Northeast

Storm brings wind, flooding and snow to US Northeast

A major winter storm pounded the US East Coast on Friday, whipping up strong winds and dumping heavy rain and snow, forcing the cancellation of several thousand flights and the closure of federal government offices in Washington.

Mar 03, 2018, 16:24 PM IST
Snow blankets Chicago as winter storm sweeps US Midwest

Snow blankets Chicago as winter storm sweeps US Midwest

  A winter storm swept across the northern U.S. Midwest on Friday, dumping up to nine inches (23 cm) of snow on Chicago and snarling hundreds of flights as it rolled east to threaten New York state and New England.

Feb 10, 2018, 09:54 AM IST
No relief from cold wave in HP; rain or snow likely in mid, higher hills

No relief from cold wave in HP; rain or snow likely in mid, higher hills

Icy winds on Sunday walloped the higher regions in Himachal Pradesh.

Jan 29, 2018, 00:44 AM IST
Snowfall covers Himachal Pradesh, J&K and Uttarakhand - See Pics

Snowfall covers Himachal Pradesh, J&K and Uttarakhand - See Pics

Flight operations to and fro Srinagar airport resumed on Wednesday after remaining suspended for the first half of the day.

Dec 13, 2017, 22:15 PM IST
Manchester Derby: EPL title contenders United, City face clash of ice and fire

Manchester Derby: EPL title contenders United, City face clash of ice and fire

Snow is forecast to fall across northwest England in the hours leading up to kick-off and temperatures are set to drop to -1 degree Celsius (30 Fahrenheit).

Dec 10, 2017, 12:06 PM IST
Sub-zero temperatures in Kashmir, Leh coldest

Sub-zero temperatures in Kashmir, Leh coldest

Night temperatures throughout the valley dropped below freezing point on Wednesday as Srinagar witnessed its coldest night of the season at minus two degrees Celsius.

Nov 22, 2017, 10:31 AM IST
Living near mountains? This is what you should do when an avalanche hits

Living near mountains? This is what you should do when an avalanche hits

Understanding avalanches is important if you live near mountains or in avalanche-prone areas like Jammu and Kashmir.

Apr 07, 2017, 13:34 PM IST
Fresh snow in mountains, rains lash plains of Jammu and Kashmir

Fresh snow in mountains, rains lash plains of Jammu and Kashmir

Fresh snowfall occurred in the higher reaches in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday while rain lashed the plains.

Mar 08, 2017, 14:41 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir to witness snow and rains

Jammu and Kashmir will experience erratic weather conditions beginning from Tuesday evening with snow and rains expected to occur during this period, the Met department announced.

Mar 07, 2017, 10:59 AM IST
J&K: Jawan forced to trek through snow, carries mother's dead body on shoulder

J&K: Jawan forced to trek through snow, carries mother's dead body on shoulder

In a tragic incident, an Army jawan was forced to carry his mother’s body on his shoulder, braving inclement weather.

Feb 03, 2017, 15:36 PM IST

Weather improves in J&K after 'Chillai Kalan' ends

Cloudy weather was likely to continue during the next 24 hours.

Jan 31, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

Snow in Himachal Pradesh snaps road links

Several parts of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday received moderate to heavy snow, snapping road connectivity to many areas in the higher reaches.

Jan 26, 2017, 11:48 AM IST

Avalanche destroys Italian hotel, at least 30 feared dead under snow

A huge avalanche swallowed up a luxury mountain hotel in central Italy after a series of strong earthquakes rocked the area, burying up to 30 people under tonnes of snow and debris, officials said on Thursday.

Jan 19, 2017, 23:28 PM IST
Biting cold wave sweeps across Himachal Pradesh; MeT warns of heavy rain, snow

Biting cold wave sweeps across Himachal Pradesh; MeT warns of heavy rain, snow

There was no respite from piercing cold wave sweeping across Himachal Pradesh today, even though minimum temperatures rose by a few notches.

Jan 15, 2017, 15:55 PM IST

J&K readies for much awaited spell of rain, snow

Light drizzle greeted the residents here on Tuesday morning as the weather office forecast rain and snow in Jammu and Kashmir from evening onwards.

Jan 03, 2017, 12:55 PM IST
Kashmir Valley witnesses season's first snowfall at higher reaches

Kashmir Valley witnesses season's first snowfall at higher reaches

The Kashmir people who resides at the higher reaches of the valley has witnessed the first snowfall of the season and sending chilly winds into the plains.

Nov 21, 2016, 17:54 PM IST

Rain, snow in Himachal as heat wave hits other states

At a time when many states in India are reeling under a severe heat wave, some high-altitude areas of Himachal Pradesh are witnessing teeth-chattering cold.

Apr 24, 2016, 00:13 AM IST

Snow, hailstorm lash several parts of Himachal

Himachal Pradesh was today lashed by rains, hailstorm and snow and the maximum day temperature dropped by five to seven degrees in most parts of the state

Mar 13, 2016, 01:11 AM IST