Wednesday, 10 August, 2022
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No respite from heat wave in next 24 hrs

A mild heat wave is sweeping over Rajshahi, Rangpur and Sylhet divisions and  Tangail, Jashore and Chuadanga  districts and it may continue, Met office said.

“However, light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at a few places over Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram, Rangpur and Sylhet divisions and at one or two places over Dhaka, Rajshahi and Mymensingh divisions with moderately heavy falls at isolated places over the country, “it said.

Day and night temperatures may remain nearly unchanged over the country.

The low pressure area over Northwest Bay and adjoining Odisha-West Bengal coast persists.

Monsoon trough runs through Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, the centre of the low and thence Northeastwards to Assam across southern part of Bangladesh.

Monsoon is fairly active over Bangladesh & moderate elsewhere over North Bay.

The highest temperature was recorded 38.0 in Syedpur while lowest temperature was recorded 25.1 in Sylhet.