Maritime ports asked to keep hoisted signal 3

News Desk
13 September 2019, Fri
Published: 05:39

Maritime ports asked to keep hoisted signal 3

Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal no 3. three as squally weather is likely to affect the maritime ports, north bay and adjoining coastal areas of Bangladesh, a repots Met office on Friday (September 13). 

Met office told the media, all fishing boats and trawlers over North Bay have been advised to come close to the coast and proceed with caution till further notice, 

Monsoon is active over Bangladesh and strong over North Bay, and the axis of monsoon trough runs through Rajasthan, Horiyana, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Gangetic West Bengal to Assam across central part of Bangladesh. One of its associated troughs extends up to North Bay, also told official.

On the other hand, Light to moderate rain/thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty/squally wind is likely to occur at most places over Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram, Rangpur and Sylhet divisions and at many places over Rajshahi, Dhaka and Mymensingh divisions with moderately heavy to very heavy falls at places over the country.