Light to moderate rain likely over country

News Desk
7 October 2020, Wed
Published: 09:16

Light to moderate rain likely over country

Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Wednesday forecast light to moderate rain over parts of the country for next 24 hours starting from 6 pm today.

Light to moderate rain/thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places over Dhaka, Rangpur, Mymensingh & Sylhet divisions and at a few places over Rajshahi, Khulna, Barishal & Chattogram divisions with moderately heavy to heavy falls at places over the country, according to Met office.

Day and night temperature may rise slightly over the country, said the release.

The axis of monsoon trough runs through Bihar, West Bengal to Assam across central part of Bangladesh. One of its associated troughs extends up to North Bay.

Monsoon is fairly active over Bangladesh and weak to moderate over North Bay.

Rain and thundershowers activity may decrease in the next two days.

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