Low pressure likely to form over Andaman Sea
Published: 02:15 PM, 5 May 2022 Updated: 04:39 PM, 5 May 2022
As an outlook for next 72 hours, Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Thursday predicted: "A low pressure area is likely to form over Andaman Sea and adjoining area."
The Met Office also forecasted that rain or thunder showers with intense lightning flashes at some places of the country in the next 24 hours commencing at 9:00 am today.
"Rain or thunder showers with intense lightning flashes and temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at a few places over Dhaka Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram and Sylhet divisions and at one or two places over Rajshahi, Rangpur and Mymensingh divisions," said a Met Office release issued this morning.
Meanwhile, day and night temperature may rise slightly over the country, it added.
The country's maximum temperature on Wednesday was recorded at 34.3 degrees Celsius at Khepupara in Barishal division while minimum temperature today was recorded at 20.3 degrees Celsius at Madaripur in Dhaka division.
The sun sets at 6:29 pm today and rises at 5:21 am tomorrow in the capital.