Moderately heavy falls likely in northern region...

Dhaka, Tuesday   26 October 2021

Moderately heavy falls likely in northern region

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 12:34 PM, 4 October 2021  

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Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) on Monday predicted moderately heavy falls at some places in country's northern region in the next 24 hours commencing at 9:00 am today. 

"Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places over Rangpur, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions and at a few places over Rajshahi, Dhaka, Khulna, Barishal and Chattogram divisions with moderately heavy falls at places over northern part of the country," a met release said.

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

Meanwhile, the low-pressure area over Bihar and adjoining area now lies over West Bengal and adjoining northwestern part of Bangladesh.

The axis of monsoon trough runs through Rajsthan, Hariyana, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, centre of the low to Assam across northern part of Bangladesh.

Monsoon is active over northern part and fairly active elsewhere over the country and moderate over North Bay.

Country's maximum temperature on Sunday was recorded 34.5 degrees Celsius jointly at Chuadanga and Maijdi Court and minimum temperature today was 23.0 degrees Celsius jointly at Tetulia and Dimla. 

Maximum rainfall for the last 24 hours till 6:00 am today was recorded 246 millimeters (mm) at Sayedpur. 

Today's sunset at 5:42 pm and tomorrow's sunrise at 5:52 am at Dhaka.