Dry weather likely


Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Friday predicted that weather would remain dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country in the next 24 hours commencing 9 am, reports BSS.  Mild to moderate cold wave is sweeping over Rangpur and Mymensingh divisions and the regions of Tangail, Faridpur, Kishoregonj, Srimangal, Rajshahi, Pabna, Naogaon, Jashore and Kushtia, and it may continue, said a Met office bulletin issued on Friday morning.

Moderate to thick fog may occur at places over the country during midnight to morning.  Night temperature may fall slightly and day temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, the bulletin said.

 The highest temperature on Thursday was recorded 30 degree Celsius in Teknaf of Cox’s Bazar, while Friday’s minimum temperature was 6.8 degree Celsius in Rajarhat of Kurigram district. The sun sets at 5:39 pm on Friday and rises at 6:42 am Saturday in the capital.