Srinagar, Jan 12: After the heavy snowfall received on January 3 and 4, Kashmir continues to be under a severe cold wave. The Meteorological Department has said that another spell of light to moderate snowfall was likely between January 18 and 19.
Director MeT, Sonam Lotus, said a light to moderate spell of snowfall was likely in the Valley next week between January 18 and 19.
“There is a possibility of a wet spell during which we may have a light to moderate snowfall in parts of Kashmir during January 18 and 19,” Lotus said. As per MeT, strong cold wave conditions are likely to persist for the next few days.
Meanwhile, the J&K Disaster Management Authority has issued a low-level (yellow alert) avalanche warning for upper reaches of Kupwara and Bandipora districts. (GK)