Three teams from the Baisakhi Brigade of Blazing Sword Division toiled for than seven hours till midnight at an altitude of more than 13,000 feet in order to rescue every single person stuck in the snowfall
, according to army's official statement.
was also reported from remote Galey Maidan and Srei Oba areas.
In Chitral, the Lowari Tunnel was closed due to excessive snowfall
on both sides of the tunnel, causing authorities to fear an avalanche.
According to the Pakistan Meterological Department (PMD) a senior official said, 'About one feet snowfall
has been reported in the area, he said and added more snowfall
is expected in the days ahead in Murree and its adjoining areas.
br"We were expecting snowfall
from the morning as the city was surrounded with clouds from early morning, I have brought my children into Hanna Orrak to enjoy the snowfall
Rain-thunderstorm with snowfall
over the hills is expected at isolated places in North East Balochisan and Sindh on Sunday and Monday while in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA from Sunday to Tuesday.
has also hired Dallas-based Chad Moreman to serve as the company's manager of business development.
rate is a good indicator of snow accumulations on the ground, snowfall
models that include aspect ratio and orientation improve snowfall
measurements, which is beneficial for many uses, including water resource management and avalanche mitigation.
Drivers were caught snowfall
unprepared and many were stranded on the road.
According to details, Mingora city received snowfall
during mid-night of Thursday while its outskirts and tourists spots Kalam, Bahrain, Madyan and Malamjabba received heavy snowfall
which turned the weather dropped below zero Celsius.
A new study suggests that the Earth's polar regions and highest altitudes will experience an increase in snowfall
as carbon dioxide levels rise over the next century, but overall, snowfall
around the globe will decrease.
Avalanche danger in the Bulgarian mountains is unusually high due to the excessive snowfall
combined with stints of warm days, warned Bulgarian Mountain Rescue Service director Kiril Rusev.
GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Heavy snowfall
and chilly winds have brought life to a standstill in southern Ghazni province, officials and residents said on Sunday.
AFYONKARAHISAR/BURSA, Mar 10, 2011 (TUR) -- Heavy snowfall
continue to paralyze life in many corners of Turkey on Wednesday.
Large portions of Antarctica's icy land-mass may be storing enough snowfall
to slow the rise in sea level suspected to be caused by global warming.