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Inclement Weather

Heavy rain likely

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 30 July, 2021 12:00 AM
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The land depression over Khulna-Satkhira regions of Bangladesh and adjoining West Bengal brought heavy rainfall all over the country.

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) said due to active monsoon heavy (44-88 mm) to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur at places over Dhaka, Rajshahi, Khulna, Barishal and Chattogram divisions today.

Due to very heavy rainfall landslide may occur at places over the hilly region of Chattogram division, it said.

The well-marked low over southwestern part of Bangladesh and adjoining area intensified into a land depression at noon on Thursday and now it lies over Khulna-Satkhira regions of Bangladesh and adjoining West Bengal, according to BMD.

Monsoon is active over Bangladesh and strong over North Bay.

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