Very severe heat waves are gripping parts of the country

A very severe heatwave is sweeping across the country’s northern, northeastern and northwestern districts and a severe heatwave is engulfing Dhaka and Khulna divisions and Rajshahi district, a forecast from the office said.

“A very severe heat wave is sweeping over Pabna, Jashore and Chuadanga districts, while a severe heat wave is sweeping over Dhaka and the rest of Khulna divisions and Rajshahi district,” the report said.

A mild to moderate heat wave is also sweeping over Barishal division and rest of Rajshahi divisions and Mymensingh, Moulvibazar, Feni, Cox’s Bazar, Chandpur and Rangamati districts and may continue, it added.

Showers or thundershowers, accompanied by temporary gusty or showery winds, are likely to occur at one or two places over Mymensingh, Sylhet and Chattogram divisions, with hail at isolated places, said the weather bulletin valid for the next 24 hours from 9am on Sunday. hours, reports BSS.

The weather may remain mainly dry with temporarily partly cloudy skies elsewhere in the country.

Trough of low lies over West Bengal and adjoining areas.

The daytime temperature may rise by (1-2) degrees Celsius over Rangpur division and may remain almost unchanged elsewhere in the country.

Nighttime temperatures may remain virtually unchanged across the country.

The increase in moisture ingress may cause the discomfort to persist.

The country’s highest temperature was recorded at 42.6 degrees Celsius in Jashore on Saturday and the minimum temperature today was 20.5 degrees Celsius in Tetulia.

The sun sets at 6:23 PM on Sunday and rises in the capital at 5:31 AM on Monday.