Monsoon active, heavy rain expected
Correspondent, Dhaka, 3 October 2023: Monsoon is active over Bangladesh and moderate over North Bay of Bengal. Due to which moderate to heavy rainfall may occur in some parts of the country.
This information was given in the weather forecast on Tuesday morning. The pronounced low pressure over Gangetic West Bengal and adjoining areas is now present as a low pressure over East Madhya Pradesh and adjoining areas. The monsoon axis extends over eastern Uttar Pradesh, low pressure center, Bihar, West Bengal and central Bangladesh to Assam. Monsoon is active over Bangladesh and moderate over North Bay of Bengal.
Most places of Rangpur, Rajshahi, Dhaka, Mymensingh, Khulna, Barisal, Chittagong and Sylhet divisions may experience light to moderate rain or thundershowers with gusty winds temporarily. Along with this, moderate to heavy rainfall may occur in some parts of the country.
As for temperature, day and night temperatures may remain almost unchanged across the country.
Teknaf has recorded the country's highest rainfall of 68 mm in the last 24 hours till Tuesday morning, while the rainfall in Dhaka was 7 mm.