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Higher reaches of Kashmir receive fresh snowfall

An official of the MET Department said the famous ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir recorded 29 cms of snow, while Kupwara received 11 cms of fresh snowfall during the night.

Feb 21, 2019, 12:39 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Crowd pours in Gulmarg to celebrate New Year

Crowd pours in Gulmarg to celebrate New Year. Tourists across the country are thronging Kashmir's ski-resort at Gulmarg, known as 'Switzerland of Asia', with the hotels at famous winter destination fully booked. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 01, 2019, 08:28 AM IST

Kargil coldest in Jammu and Kashmir at minus 6.2 degrees celsius, snow and rain likely

Leh in Ladakh region was at minus 5, while it was minus 4 in Gulmarg, 3.2 in Srinagar and 12.6 degrees Celsius in Jammu and Pahalgam was at 1.1 degrees Celsius.

Nov 13, 2018, 11:01 AM IST

J&K: Swedish national killed in avalanche in Gulmarg, one missing skier found

The authorities had issued an avalanche warning for seven districts of Kashmir till Thursday evening. 

Jan 18, 2018, 15:09 PM IST

Jammu records lowest temperature, Kargil freezes at minus 20

Jammu on Thursday recorded the coldest night of the season at 2.7 degrees Celsius as the cold wave intensified further in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jan 04, 2018, 10:27 AM IST

Cold wave to continue unabated in Jammu and Kashmir

The ongoing cold wave in Jammu and Kashmir will continue unabated until January 5, the weather office said on Saturday.

Dec 30, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Snowfall, rains end over month-long dry spell in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu city had last witnessed light rains on November 15 after over two months of dry spell.

Dec 11, 2017, 14:17 PM IST

J&K: Seven persons feared dead as gandola cable snaps in Gulmarg

Gulmarg is the only ski resort in the restive Kashmir region, with tourists also visiting in the off-season for the views.


Jun 25, 2017, 17:27 PM IST

Srinagar-Jammu national highway remains closed for third day

The 300-km Srinagar-Jammu national highway remained closed for traffic for the third consecutive day as snowfall and rains lashed wide parts of Kashmir on Friday, officials said.

Mar 10, 2017, 14:37 PM IST

Light snowfall in Srinagar

Fresh snowfall occurred in Srinagar and some other parts of the Kashmir Valley on Friday, the Met department said.

Mar 10, 2017, 10:48 AM 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

Rain, light snow to lash Jammu and Kashmir

A three-day long spell of rain and snow was forecast for Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday as an overcast night sky caused night temperatures to rise.

Feb 28, 2017, 10:11 AM IST

Multiple landslides occur in Ramban, Srinagar-Jammu highway closed for traffic

The Srinagar-Jammu National Highway was closed for traffic on Monday as landslides occurred at several places along the road link following rains.

Feb 20, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

Minimum temperatures increase across Kashmir, Ladakh

Overnight rains at many places and fresh light snowfall in Gulmarg led to an increase in the minimum temperatures across the Valley and Ladakh region, with the mercury settling above the freezing point at most places.

Feb 16, 2017, 13:11 PM IST

Overcast conditions lead to rise in min temp across Kashmir

Overcast conditions led to an increase in the minimum temperatures across Kashmir division, with the mercury settling above the freezing point at most places in the Valley, even as the Meteorological department forecast rains or snow over next few days.

Feb 15, 2017, 12:09 PM IST

Heavy rain and snow forecast for Jammu and Kashmir

The 40-day long `Chillai Kalan` was expected to end on January 30, which would mark rise in both day and night temperatures in the valley.

Jan 23, 2017, 10:49 AM IST

Cold wave continues in Jammu and Kashmir, Leh records minus 13.9

Cold wave continued in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday as minimum temperatures remained several notches below freezing point.

Jan 21, 2017, 10:47 AM IST

Avalanche warning issued as heavy snowfall continues in J&K, Himachal; life remains disrupted

A medium danger avalanche warning has been issued for some avalanche prone districts of Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh as north India witnessed heavy snowfall across the two states since Friday.

Jan 08, 2017, 10:44 AM IST

Snowfall brings Kashmir Valley to standstill

Reports of heavy snowfall in Gulmarg, Sonamarg, Pir Panjal Mountains and other higher reaches have, however, cheered up Kashmiris.

Jan 07, 2017, 09:39 AM IST

Cold wave grips Jammu and Kashmir; snowfall expected in many areas

A cold wave gripped the Kashmir Valley on Thursday as night temperatures remained below zero degree, a MET department official said.

Jan 05, 2017, 10:32 AM IST