Light rain over Chattogram likely

Published : 18 Nov 2023 10:03 PM | Updated : 19 Nov 2023 12:40 PM

Even though the cyclonic storm ‘Midhili’ over Northwest Bay completed crossing the coast and weakened into a depression, it may cause light rain at places over the port city of the country, said a Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) bulletin on Saturday morning.

“Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country, having chances of light rain at one or two places over Chattogram division in the next 24 hours commencing from 9am today,” said the BMD bulletin.

However, temperature may remain nearly unchanged and Day temperature may rise 1-3 degree Celsius over the country.

Country’s maximum temperature on Friday was recorded 30.8 degrees Celsius at Sayedpu and Saturday’s minimum temperature 15.1 degrees Celsius was recorded at Tetulia.

 The highest rainfall across the country in 24 hours till 6:00am on Saturday was recorded 219mm at Chandpur.

 The sun sets at 05:12 pm on Saturday and rises at 06:16 am today (Sunday) in the capital.

 As the depression is likely to weaken further and become insignificant, a met office special weather bulletin advised the maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra to lower the cautionary signals.

 Also, all fishing boats and trawlers over North Bay and deep sea have been advised to proceed with caution till 6pm today, the special bulletin said.

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