"The weather will remain dry but cold over the next one week to 10 days. We see no precipitation in Kashmir during this period," Director, Meteorological Department, Sonam Lotus said.

He, however, said the sky would remain cloudy. While the minimum temperature in most places in Kashmir and Ladkah region increased, it remained same, as that of yesterday, in Srinagar and Qazigund at minus 1.2 degrees Celsius and minus 1.8 degrees Celsius respectively, a spokesman of the MET Office said.

He cited the famous ski-resort of Gulmarg, in north Kashmir, registered a low of minus 2.6 degrees Celsius as against minus 2.8 degrees Celsius yesterday.

The tourist resort of Pahalgam – which serves as a base camp during the annual Amarnath Yatra – recorded a low of minus 3.5 degrees Celsius – a marginal increase from the previous night's minus 3.9 degrees Celsius, the spokesman said.

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