A mild heatwave is sweeping through Bangladesh, the weather
department said on Thursday, reports UNB.
“A mild heatwave is sweeping through the districts of
Cumilla, Chandpur, Jashore and Satkhira, and it may continue,” the weather
department said in its bulletin on Thursday.
Besides, light to moderate rain or thunder showers
accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at a few places over
Rangpur, Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram and Sylhet divisions and at one or two
places over Rajshahi, Dhaka and Mymensingh divisions with moderately heavy
falls at places over the country, it added.
Day and night temperatures may remain nearly unchanged over
The weather office recorded the highest rainfall of 60mm in
Khulna in 24 hours till 6am on Thursday.
The highest temperature was recorded at 36.2 degrees Celsius
in Cumilla and Chandpur of Chattogram division, while the lowest temperature
was recorded at 24.5 degrees in Khepupara of Barishal division.
Meanwhile, a low pressure area has formed over the East
Central Bay and the adjoining North Bay. It is likely to intensify.
The axis of monsoon trough runs through Rajasthan, Madhya
Pradesh, Odisha, Gangetic West Bengal, the centre of the low to Assam across
Southern part of Bangladesh. One of its associated troughs extends up to the
Northwest Bay, as per the bulletin.
Monsoon is less active over Bangladesh and weak to moderate
elsewhere over the North Bay, it added.
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