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Severe Cyclonic storm ‘Asani’ to weaken into cyclonic storm

Severe Cyclonic storm ‘Asani’ over west central bay and adjoining area moved west-northwestwards over the same area and is likely to move in a northwesterly direction and weaken into a cyclonic storm during next 12 hours commencing 12 pm on Tuesday.

It was centered at noon about 1205 kms southwest of Chattogram port, 1170 kms Southwest of Cox’s Bazar port, 1055 kms southwest of Mongla port and 1065 kms southwest of Payra port.

Maximum sustained wind speed within 64 kms of the severe cyclone centre is about 89 kph rising to 117 kph in gusts or squalls.

Sea will remain high near the severe cyclone centre.

Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted distant warning signal No two.

All fishing boats and trawlers over North Bay and deep sea have been advised to remain close to the coast and proceed with caution.

They are also advised not to venture into the deep sea.

Source: United News of Bangladesh