No rain, snow till January 14

Jammu: The first fortnight of 2018 will pass off without rain and snowfall in the Jammu region. No rain is expected till January 14.

As per the weather advisory by the Agromet division of the SKUAST-Jammu, the minimum and maximum temperatures will fall, but the sky will remain clear.

The maximum temperature will remain around 20 degrees C, while the minimum temperature will fall to 5 degrees C. “Ground frost is likely at a few places in the next 72 hours, but there is no expectation of rain between January 10 and 14,” says the advisory. For the past three months, the region has been facing dry weather conditions. — TNS