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Cold wave likely to continue over country

 Staff Correspondent :: staff-correspondent

 Published: 01:16 PM, 4 January 2019   Updated: 01:22 PM, 4 January 2019

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Mild to moderate cold wave is sweeping over the country in the next 24-hour ending tomorrow at 9:00 am, said the Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) office on Friday.  

According to BMD weather bulletin, mild to moderate cold wave is sweeping over Rajshahi, and rest part of Rangpur divisions and the regions of Tangail, Faridpur, Madaripur, Gopalganj, Satkhira, Jashore, Kushtia, Srimongal, Bhola and it may continue.  

In the meantime, a severe cold wave is sweeping over Panchagarh district.  

Meanwhile, weather may remain dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country during the period.  

However, light to moderate for is likely to occur at places over the country during late night to morning.  

Besides, night and day temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country.  

A ridge of Sub-continental high extends upto West Bengal and adjoining area. So, seasonal low lies over South Bay.  

Country’s maximum temperature recorded yesterday 29.0 degree Celsius at Sandwip and Cox’s Bazar of Chattogram division while today’s minimum temperature recorded 5.9 degree Celsius at Tetulia of Rangpur division.  

Today’s sunset at Dhaka will be 5:25 pm and sunrise tomorrow at Dhaka will be 6:42 am. 

DailyBangladesh/Adnan