Rain in Dhaka from night, may continue in 8 divisions
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 8th December 2023: Cyclone Michaung has reached land in India and is losing strength. Bangladesh is also getting rain due to this. Bangladesh Meteorological Department said rain may continue in eight divisions of the country on Thursday.
Light rain has been falling in Dhaka since Wednesday night. On Thursday morning, the city residents woke up to the sound of rain. The sky of Dhaka was covered with clouds for the last two days. There was also light rain. The rain largely stopped around 9am on Thursday. However, meteorologists said that there may be light rain intermittently throughout the day. People going to office suffered due to rain in the capital in the morning.
Dhaka has received 10 millimeters of rain in the last 24 hours from 7 am on Wednesday to 7 am on Thursday. Apart from this, it is reported that it is raining in other parts of the country. In the weather forecast till 6 pm on Thursday, the Meteorological Department said that most places of Rajshahi, Rangpur, Dhaka, Khulna, Barisal, Chittagong, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions may experience light to moderate rain or thunder with temporary gusty winds. Along with this, moderate to heavy rainfall may occur in some parts of the country. During this time, the night temperature will be slight and the day temperature may decrease by 1 to 3 degrees Celsius across the country.
From Friday (December 8), the trend of rain may decrease. Meteorologists have also said that if the trend of rain decreases, the night temperature will drop and the winter will settle. The weather forecast for the country's inland river ports from 9 am to 6 pm on Thursday said - Rajshahi, Rangpur, Pabna, Bogra, Tangail, Mymensingh, Dhaka, Faridpur, Jessore, Kushtia, Khulna, Barisal, Patuakhali, Noakhali, Comilla, Chittagong and Sylhet regions. 45 to 60 km/hr from East/South-East over above. Rain or thundershowers with gusty or gusty winds may occur at times. The river ports in these areas have been asked to display warning signal number 1.