Heavy to very heavy rainfall over country

DHAKA : Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur for next 72 hours over the country, said a forecast message by the met office yesterday.
Even light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at most places over Rajshahi, Rangpur, Dhaka, Khulna, Barisal, Chittagong and Sylhet divisions with moderately heavy falls at places over the country, it said.
Day and night temperature may rise slightly over the country.
Country’s maximum rainfall for the last 24-hour till 6 am on Thursday was recorded by 78mm at Patuakhali followed by 67mm at Cox’s Bazar and 65mm at Teknaf.
Country’s maximum temperature was recorded on Wednesday by 34 degrees Celsius at Rajshahi and minimum temperature was recorded by 24.5 degrees Celsius jointly at Rangamati and Maizdi Court.
Today’s sunset in the capital will be 6.46 pm and sunrise in the capital on Friday will be 5.24am.