Monsoon fairly active over Bangladesh

DHAKA, Monsoon is fairly active over Bangladesh

and weak to moderate elsewhere over North Bay, said a Met office release here

today.

A low has formed over North Bay and adjoining area and it is likely to

intensify further, it said, adding the axis of monsoon trough runs through

Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, centre of the low and thence

northeastwards to Assam across southeastern part of Bangladesh.

Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty

wind is likely to occur at many places over Barishal and Chattogram

divisions, at a few places over Dhaka, Khulna and Sylhet divisions and at one

or two places over Rajshahi, Rangpur and Mymensingh divisions with moderately

heavy to heavy falls at places over southern part of Bangladesh.

Day temperature may rise slightly and night temperature may fall

slightly over eastern part and it may rise slightly elsewhere over the

country, it added.

Today's sunset at Dhaka at 6.50 pm and tomorrow's sunrise at Dhaka at

5.14 am, the release said.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)