Brace for showers with lightning: Met office


The Bangladesh Metrological Department (BMD) has predicted showers with intense lightning across Bangladesh in 24 hours commending 9am on Monday.

“Light to moderate rain or thunder showers with intense lightning flashes and temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at many places over Rangpur, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions; at a few places over Chattogram division and at one or two places over Rajshahi and Dhaka divisions with moderately heavy to heavy falls at places over northern part of the country,” said a regular Met office bulletin.

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

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

The maximum rainfall has been recorded in Tetulia of Rangpur division at 92 mms, said the bulletin.

Meanwhile, the trough of low extended from Bihar to North Bay across Gangetic West Bengal and Southern part of Bangladesh persists, it added.

Source: United News of Bangladesh