As per the weather report of Jammu, a western disturbance became the cause of thunderstorm and rain in the city.
The western disturbance as a cyclonic circulation over Afghanistan and neighborhood persists and would cause more rains and drop in temperature in Jammu and Kashmir.
The advisory by the meteorological department stated that moisture influx from the Arabian Sea and low level easterlies from the Bay of Bengal are likely to cause scattered to fairly widespread rainfall and thunderstorm over parts of Jammu and Kashmir.
Weather report of Jammu also stated that temperature in the city today also witnessed a fall to 32 degree that would further fall to 30 degree along with rainfall on Monday. As per weather report of Jammu, the rainfall in the region would continue for next 48 hours along with high velocity winds.
In another development, a low pressure area is likely to develop over South Andaman Sea and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal around April 30. It is likely to become more marked over the same region subsequently. Initially it is likely to move to north-west and then towards coasts of Bangladesh during subsequent 3-4 days.
The Indian Meteorological Department has also issued warning of thunderstorm accompanied with lightening, hail and squall in Jammu’s plains and Punjab. The wind speed in Jammu could reach upto 30-40 Kmph at isolated places in the region.
Weather in Srinagar today will also remain partly cloudy with the maximum temperature at 18 degree. The wind speed in Srinagar is estimated to be at 5 Kmph. Srinagar weather conditions will remain almost same for coming three days.
Weather in Rajouri is also expected to remain cloudy with maximum temperature at 23 degree. It is expected that it will rain heavily in Rajouri on Sunday and Monday. At 17 degree maximum temperature, Kishtwar weather will also remain cloudy with possibility of hail in upper reaches of the district.
As per weather report of Jammu, thunderstorm accompanied with lightning, hail and gusty winds are very likely over isolated places in Jammu, Punjab and Haryana among other areas.
Weather in Jammu for next 5 days will remain pleasant with rains in isolated areas.