Bangladesh: Situation Report on Cold Wave - 17 January 2013

from Government of Bangladesh
Published on 17 Jan 2013

Forecast Valid for 24 Hours Commencing at 06 PM on Wednesday [16.01.2013]

Forecast: Weather is likely to remain dry with tempo. partly cloudy sky over the country. Moderate to thick fog may occur over the river basins and light to moderate fog may occur elsewhere over the country during mid night till morning.

Cold wave: Mild cold wave is sweeping over Rangpur division and the regions of Pabna, Kushtia, Rangamati & Srimangal and it may abate.

Temperature: Night temperature may rise by (1-2) °C and day temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country

The lowest minimum temperature of the country is likely to be (10 –11)°C and the highest maximum temperature may be (27 – 28)°C.

[Source: BMD; Date: January 16, 2013]