Rain, thundershowers likely

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) on Sunday forecast rain and thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind at a few places over Khulna, Barishal and Chattrogram divisions in the next 24 hours from 6pm.

The same was forecast for one or two places over Dhaka, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions.

About the synoptic situation, the BMD said the axis of monsoon trough runs through West Bengal to Assam across central part of Bangladesh while trough of low lies over the North Bay.

Monsoon is less active over Bangladesh and weak to moderate over North Bay, it said adding that a low pressure area is likely to form over central Bay of Bengal during next two days.

Weather may remain mainly dry with a temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country.

Day temperature may fall slightly and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country.

The sun rises at 5:58 am in the capital on Monday.

Source: United News of Bangladesh