Light snow predicted in #Kashmir valley over weekend.
With two mild earthquake push Himalayan to attain height tectonic move bring ground water to gain opposite reaction move fresh water travel to plain bring new dose of freshness with minerals, vegeration roots filtering and sunshine on surface water killing bacteria unpalatable for human consumption.Such is nature helps human space with best of ingredients.
Highway ladden with white snow and hills with green and white pepper snow makes state glamorous for tourist spot best destination.
A #white blanket has fallen over the north of #India, covering Kashmir and the rest of the #Himalayan region with its soft, white #goodness.
Travellers, honeymooners, youthful flock to Kashmir enjoys snowing.
Undeterred by the Cold, #NewYear Enthusiasts Flock to ‘Freezing’ #Kashmir.
An intense cold wave sweeping through the valley, scores of adventure sport lovers and new-year enthusiasts have been rushing to Kashmir, as minimum temperatures across Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh remained below the freezing point on Friday.
Among these New Year enthusiasts are also honeymoon couples who are thronging the famous ski resort of Gulmarg, with the minimum temperature dipping to minus 5.6 degrees Celsius.
Hotels, huts and other accommodations are all sold out at the ski resort, as authorities are engaged in ensuring comfort for the arriving tourists.
The weather office has not forecast any significant snowfall till the end of December, but the ski resort is already covered with a thick blanket of snow.
Pahalgam buzzed too, the tourist arrivals have enlivened the energetic meadow appears in slumber.
Water is life, winter snowing bring fresh palatable water in Indian rivers thus making ground water too attain recharge making 1.35 billion people fulfil their demand of drinking water with ease.
The minimum temperature in Pahalgam was minus 5.9 on Friday, while Srinagar recorded a minus 4.3. Leh town of Ladakh was at minus 12.6, Kargil minus 16.4, and Drass minus 25.3 as the night’s lowest temperatures.
Further, Jammu city recorded 6.3, Katra 6.2, Batote 1.7, Bannihal minus 0.2 and Bhaderwah minus 0.8 as the day’s minimum temperatures.
Meanwhile, the 40-day long harsh winter period of ‘Chillai Kalan’ is currently passing through the valley and Ladakh. Locals actually look forward to a good snowfall during this period, as it replenishes the water reservoirs up in the mountains to ensure steady flow in rivers, streams, springs and lakes during the summer months.