After the hill state experiences fresh snowfall and in neighboring regions, temperature decreases in Uttarakhand, reports MET office on Tuesday. It continued that rainfalls are also expected at some places in the state.
The MET official also reported that the upper ranges of Uttarakhand have witnessed heavy snowfall and the plains were in the grip of fog and cold weather.
With a fresh spell of snowfall, the temperature is likely to decrease by at least 2-3 degree Celsius, added the regional MET office.
Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath have overcast sky on Tuesday, even the shrines have been receiving heavy rainfalls over the last 24-hours. In Chamoli, Uttarkashi, Tehri and Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand, the winter cold has been chittering.
Dehradun, the capital of Uttarakhand has also experienced an increase in the cold in the past 24-hours, however, a sunny day has saved people from the bites of a decrease in temperature.
In the hill area of Mussoorie and Nainital, the temperature in the past 24-hours was recorded 5 degrees below the normal.