ncessant rains continued to pummel the plains of Kashmir valley while snow accumulated in higher reaches on the third consecutive day on Tuesday.
The Meteorological Department has predicted the ongoing wet spell to continue till Wednesday and a significant improvement in weather from Thursday. While it started raining in summer capital Srinagar on Sunday, intensity of the rainfall picked up during Monday with 18.7 millimetre rainfall recorded during the last two days.
The MeT advisory has warned that inclement weather, especially on Tuesday with heavy to very heavy rain or snow at some places could disrupt traffic on various important roads such as 270-kilometre Srinagar-Jammu National Highway.
The MeT department has also advised the farmers to postpone all kinds of farm activities till Wednesday.