N Singh Mehta
Shimla – (Feb. 6) –In Himachal Pradesh weather will grow chilly again, with heavy snow forecast for the upper elevations and rains for the mid regions in the next 48 hours, said Shimla Met office here today.
“Heavy to very heavy snow is likely to occur in the upper elevations of Chamba, Kangra, Kullu, Shimla, Lahaul-Spiti and Kinnaur districts of Himachal Pradesh and lower areas will be lashed by rains. We have issued warning for the people of high hills in the regions to exercise caution and be prepared during heavy snow dumping,” said Shimla Met Regional Director, Man Mohan Singh here today.
Dharamshala, Una and Manali was greeted by light rains today and the dark clouds were shrouding Himachal skies in the evening , followed by cloud disappearing in the late hour.
The chilly winds are sweeping in Himachal Pradesh, pulling down the temperature across the state.
The weather is expected to change with the development of fresh Western Disturbance in the region.