Himachal is facing cold weather again

Mar 08, 2017 19:57 | Weather

Dharamshala (Arvind Sharma )8/3/17

“The major cause of the sudden change of weather in Himachal Pradesh is due to the Yesterdays  upper air cyclonic circulation over central Pakistan & adjoining west Rajasthan now lies over Haryana & adjoining areas of Northeast Rajasthan & extends upto 1.5 km amsl which is  now seen as an upper air cyclonic ,” said the weather department of Himachal Pradesh.

Thespokes person added that Another Western Disturbance as an upper air cyclonic circulation over south Iran & neighbourhood now seen as an upper air cyclonic circulation over west parts of Afghanistan & adjoining Iran & extends upto 3.1km amsl.

Due to this disturbance the Lowest temperature recorded at Keylong was -05.6°C this morning  and Highest temperature recorded 25.6oC  was  at Una  Snowfall recorded in different ares of Himachal is Kothi-60 cms, Udaipur-17cms, Keylong & Kalpa-14 cms each, Manali-6cms  and Khadrala-4cms. This made entire state realing under a fresh cold wave

During the past 24 hours rain fall was also recorded from several palces Manali recorded 42mm of rain , while Bhuntar & Seobagh-21 each, Bajura-16, Tissa & Pachhad-15 each, Jubbal-10, Banjar-9 and Dalhousie-8mm rain. Dharamshala is experiencing continues rainfall since morning where as the Dhauladhar ranges are experiencing heavy snow fall causing steep downfall in day and night temperature in the Kangra valley.