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POST TIME: 6 December, 2021 03:01:20 PM / LAST MODIFIED: 6 December, 2021 05:37:13 PM
Warning Signal 3 for maritime ports as depression appears to be weakening
BSS, Dhaka

Warning Signal 3 for maritime ports as depression appears to be weakening

Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal number three as the deep depression over northwest Bay and adjoining west-central Bay appeared to be weakening, a met release said.

The deep depression over northwest Bay and adjoining west-central Bay moved further north-northeastwards, weakened into a depression first and then Well-marked low and was located at 06 AM today over northwest Bay and adjoining West Bengal- Bangladesh coast.

It will move north-northeastwards further and weaken into a low by evening today, the met release said.

Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at most places over Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram, Dhaka, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions and at a few places over Rajshahi division and at one or two places over Rangpur division, it also said.

Moderately heavy to heavy falls are likely at some places over Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram, Dhaka, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions, it added.

Steep pressure gradient persists over north Bay. Rain or thundershowers with temporary gusty or squally wind speed of 40-50 kph is likely to occur over north Bay and adjoining coastal areas of Bangladesh.

All fishing boats and trawlers over north bay and deep sea have been advised to remain in shelter till further notice.

Night temperature may fall slightly over western part of the country and it may remain nearly unchanged elsewhere over the country. Day temperature may fall slightly over the country.

Country's maximum temperature on Sunday was recorded 32.0 degrees Celsius at Teknaf and minimum temperature today was 14.0 degrees Celsius at Tetulia.

Maximum rainfall for the last 24 hours till 6:00 am today was recorded 76 millimetres (mm) at Faridpur.

Today's sunset at 5.11 PM and tomorrow's sunrise at 6.28 AM at Dhaka.

 

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