Mild cold wave sweeps over parts of the country


Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) on Saturday said that mild to moderate cold wave in intensity is sweeping over the parts of Rajshahi and Rangpur divisions and the region of Chuadanga, may continue and spread, reports BSS. 

“Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country which would be valid for the next twenty-four hours commencing from 9am,” said a Met office bulletin issued this morning.

Moderate to thick fog may occur over the country during midnight to morning. Night temperature may fall slightly and day temperature may rise slightly over the country, the bulletin said. The highest temperature on Friday was recorded at 28.8 degree Celsius at Teknaf while Saturday’s minimum temperature was 7.2 degree Celsius at Dinajpur. The sunsets at 5.20 pm on Saturday and rises at 6.40 am on Sunday in the capital.