Snowfall in higher reaches of Himachal

Shimla: Temperatures plummeted after a bout of light rain here and in the surrounding hills while the higher reaches reported a moderate round of snowfall on today.

The weatherman reported that at Sach Pass in Chamba district , a thick cover of 30 centimeter snow was recorded while at Rohtang Pass about 15 cms of snow had accumulated.

Snow was also reported from other parts of Pangi valley in Chamba and at Keylong, the district headquarters of Lahaul-Spiti.

Spring rains at Manali, Shimla and Dharamsala lowered day temperatures substantially.

The met office has forecast more rain accompanied by thunder in some parts of lower and mid hills and snow in the higher reaches over the next 24 hours.

As Editor, Ravinder Makhaik leads a team of media professionals at Hill Post. Spanning a career of over two decades in mass communication, as a Documentary Filmmaker, TV journalist, Print Media journalist and with Online & Social Media, he brings with him a vast experience. He lives in Shimla.

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2 Comments

  1. says: Rohit Yadav

    Had rain in Delhi and neighboring areas, but am shocked to hear that snowfall in himachal in this season.

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