Light to moderate rain likely over country


BSS: Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places over the country with moderately heavy to very heavy falls at places over the country.

“Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at most places over Rangpur, Rajshahi, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions and at many places over Khulna, Dhaka, Barishal and Chattogram divisions with moderately heavy to very heavy falls at places over the country”, said a Met Office forecast valid for next twenty-four hours begins from 9am today.

The axis of monsoon trough runs through Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal to Assam across northern part of Bangladesh.

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

Day and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country.
Country’s maximum temperature on Saturday was recorded by 35.4 degree Celsius at Jashore and minimum temperature today was recorded by 23.5 degree Celsius at Tangail.

Maximum rainfall for the last twenty-four hours till 6am today was recorded by 124 millimeters(mm) at Netrokona.

The sun sets at 6.50pm today and rises at 5.15am tomorrow.