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Dhaka, Monday   29 November 2021

Maritime ports advised to hoist signal 3

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 03:33 PM, 18 October 2021  

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Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla, and Payra have been advised to hoist the cautionary signal three as steep pressure gradient persists over the North Bay and adjoining areas, said a Met Office bulletin on Monday.

Under its influence, Squally weather may affect the maritime ports, North Bay and adjoining areas of Bangladesh, According to the bulletin.

All fishing boats and trawlers in the North Bay have been advised to remain close to the coast and proceed with caution until further notice, it added.

Meanwhile, the low over Telangana and adjoining areas persists. South-west Monsoon has withdrawn from northern part of the country, said another Met Office bulletin today. Monsoon is fairly active elsewhere over the country and moderate over North Bay, said it.