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Weather may remain dry with cloudy sky in next 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 03:49 PM, 25 November 2020  

Representational Photo

Representational Photo

The weather may remain mainly dry with the partly cloudy sky over the country, said a met office release issued on Wednesday. 

Night temperature may rise slightly and day temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country.

Meanwhile, the cyclonic storm “NIVER” over Southwest Bay and adjoining area moved Westwards further and intensified into a Severe Cyclonic storm over the same area at 6:00 am today, according to an alert message issued by the meteorological department. 

It is likely to intensify further and move in a west-northwesterly direction. 

The cyclonic storm “NIVAR” was centered at 6:00 am today about 1720 kms Southwest of Chattogram port, 1670kms southwest of Cox’s Bazar port, 1600kms Southwest of Mongla port and 1600 kms Southwest of Payra port.

It is likely to intensify further and move in a west-Northwesterly direction. Maximum sustained wind speed within 64ms of the severe cyclone center is about 89KMP rising to 117KMP in gusts or squalls. 

Sea will remain high near the severe cyclone center. Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to watch carefully for further necessary instruction. 

All fishing boats and trawlers over North Bay and deep sea have been advised to proceed with caution.

Country’s maximum temperature was recorded yesterday by 30.2 degree Celsius at Teknaf and the minimum temperature today was recorded by 10.6 degrees celsius at Tetulia. 

Today’s sunset will be at 5:11 pm and tomorrow’s sunrise will be at 6:20 am.