Storm forecast: 2 No. warning signal at the river port.The amount of storm-rain in the country has increased a little. Today, there is a possibility of rain in almost all parts of the country. Of these, temporary storms with speeds of 60 to 80 kmph can blow over 9 regions. River ports in these areas have been asked to display the No. 2 naval warning signal.
This information was given by the Meteorological Department in the forecast of the inland river port of the country from 5 am to 1 pm on Wednesday, May 06.
According to the forecast, Tangail, Dhaka, Faridpur, Madaripur, Khulna, Barisal, Patuakhali, Noakhali and Comilla areas will be temporarily lashed by winds / thunderstorms with a speed of 60 to 80 kmph from the west / north-west. River ports in these areas have been asked to display naval warning signal number 2.
Apart from this, temporary gusts / winds with rain / thunderstorm at a speed of 45 to 60 kmph from the west / north-west of the country may blow elsewhere. River ports in these areas have been asked to display warning signal number 1.
On the other hand, it rained for 3 to 4 hours in Dhaka from this morning. The forecast for Dhaka and adjoining areas for the next 6 hours from 7:00 a.m. said the sky may be partly cloudy to temporarily cloudy. Lightning strikes can cause temporary gusts / storms, including rain / thunderstorms.
The wind may blow from the south-west / south at a speed of 6 to 12 kmph, which may temporarily reach 40 to 50 kmph or more in the form of gusts. Daytime temperatures may remain almost unchanged.
Weather Desk, May 06,2020