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Mild heatwave sweeping over Bangladesh likely to abate

  • Published at 10:43 am May 2nd, 2021
Summer heatwave
Summer heatwave Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka Tribune

Day and night temperature may fall slightly over the country

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) has predicted mild heatwave that is sweeping over Khulna division and the regions of Dhaka, Faridpur, Madaripur, Gopalganj, Rangamati, Noakhali, and Feni will abate from some places.

The Met Office said this in a forecast for the next 24 hours commencing at 6pm on Saturday.

Rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at a few places over Rangpur, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions and at one or two places over Rajshahi, Barisal, Dhaka, Khulna and Chittagong divisions, it said.

Day and night temperature may fall slightly over the country, it added.