SRINAGAR — The Meteorological Department on Saturday said there is possibility of a brief spell of ‘intense heavy shower’ in Poonch, Rajouri and Reasi districts during next three hours.
Overall, the weather will be generally cloudy with occasional light to moderate rain at many places in Jammu and Kashmir.
“Currently, it’s generally cloudy in whole J&K with incessant light to moderate rain at some places. A brief spell of intense shower can’t be ruled out in some areas especially in mountains,” an official from Meteorological Department said.
He said while there is forecast for cloudy weather with occasional light to moderate rain at many places, “possibility of brief spell of intense heavy shower in Poonch, Rajouri, Reasi during the next three hours. And decrease thereafter.”
“Also, light to moderate rain can trigger flash floods, mudslides as soil is fully saturated due to continuous rain,” the official said, adding, “people are requested to remain alert and stay away from local Nallas especially the places which are vulnerable to such events and ensure not to turn vulnerability into disaster.”