News Desk: It is raining more or less in all sections except the southern part of the country. However, Bangladesh Meteorological Department has said that the rain may increase in Rangpur division on Tuesday. The weather department has also said that the temperature may remain roughly like this at this time.
According to the information provided by the meteorologist, the trend of rain was high in Chittagong and Dhaka divisions yesterday from Monday morning to Tuesday morning. At this time, the highest rainfall was 40 mm in Nikli in Kishoreganj, 20 mm in Dhaka.
Meteorologist Muhammad Abul Kalam Mallick, citing the weather forecast for the next 24 hours from 9 am on Tuesday, said that many places in Rangpur division and some places in Rajshahi, Mymensingh, Dhaka, Khulna, Barisal, Chittagong and Sylhet divisions will experience temporary gusty winds and lightning. There may be rain or thundershowers. Also, there may be moderate to heavy rainfall in some parts of the country.
During this time, the day and night temperatures may remain almost unchanged across the country, he said, adding that Monsoon is fairly active over Bangladesh and moderate elsewhere in North Bay of Bengal.
On Monday, the highest temperature in the country was 36.4 degrees Celsius in Rajshahi.
Besides, the weather forecast for the country's inland river ports till 6 pm on Tuesday, Rangpur, Dinajpur, Rajshahi, Bogra, Pabna, Tangail, Mymensingh, Dhaka, Faridpur, Madaripur, Jessore, Kushtia, Khulna, Barisal, Patuakhali, Noakhali, Comilla, Chittagong, Over Cox's Bazar and Sylhet region, rain or thundershower with gusty winds of 45 to 60 km per hour from south or south-east may occur. The river ports in these areas have been asked to display warning signal number 1.