Weatherman has forecast isolated light rain and thunderstorm over Jammu and Kashmir in next 24 hours even as the minimum temperature recorded a rise on Friday.

A meteorological department official here also predicted “fairly widespread light to moderate rain and thunderstorm in subsequent two days. He said that ‘isolated’ forecast means chances of rain are around 1 to 25% and for ‘scattered’ one, probability is around 26 to 50% while that of fairly widespread means prospect is 51 to 75%.

Regarding minimum temperature, he said that Srinagar recorded a low of 18.6°C against 19.6°C on the previous night.

The temperature was 1.2°C above normal during this time of the year for the summer capital, he said.