Signal one for river ports, no marine warning

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31 March, 2018 11:04 AM

Signal one for river ports, no marine warning

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There is no Marine Warning for ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra but river ports have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal no one.

Riverport warning: In association with rain or thundershowers temporary west or northeasterly gusty or squally wind speed 45-60kph is likely to occur over the regions of Rangpur, Dinajpur, Rajshahi, Pabna, Bogra, Tangail, Mymensingh, Dhaka, Faridpur, Barisal, Patuakhali, Jessore, Kushtia, Noakhali, Comilla, Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar and Sylhet wherein riverports shall hoist cautionary signal no one (r) one.

Forecast: Rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at a few places over Rangpur, Rajshahi, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions and at one or two places over Dhaka, Khulna, Barisal and Chittagong divisions with hails at isolated places, according to Bangladesh Meteorological Department.

Temperature: Day temperature may fall slightly and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country.

Rain or thundershowers are likely to continue. The temperature may rise.