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Maritime ports asked to hoist signal 3

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MNA National Desk: The maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal No 3 as the low over the northwest bay and adjoining area intensified into a well-marked low over the same area, reports news agency. It is likely to intensify further and move in a north/northwesterly direction, said a Met office warning message. All the fishing boats and trawlers over the north bay have been advised to remain close to the coast and proceed with caution till further notice. They have also been advised not to venture into the deep ...

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Depression in Bay, rain likely until Monday

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MNA National Desk: City dwellers have been experiencing drizzle since early Saturday due to the influence of deep depression which weakened into depression in the Bay of Bengal. The light rain started falling in the early hours of the day and was continuing till filing of the report. Commuters and private office-goers faced problems in reaching their destinations for lack of transport due to the persistent drizzle. The meteorology office said the rain will continue until Monday morning. The Met office recorded 4 mm rain in the capital in the last 24 hours till 6am on Saturday while it recorded ...

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Seaports asked to hoist cautionary signal

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MNA National Desk: The maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted distant cautionary signal No 1. The depression over southeast bay and adjoining area moved slightly north-northwestwards over the same area and was centred at 6:00am Thursday about 1,400 kilometres southwest of Chittagong port, 1,330 kilometres southwest of Cox’s Bazar port, 1,375 kilometres South or southwest of Mongla port and 1,335 kilometres south or southwest of Payra port. It is likely to intensify further and move in a north-northwesternly direction, said a special bulletin of the Met office. All fishing boat and ...

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4 maritime ports asked to hoist signal 3

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MNA National Desk: The Meteorological office has asked 4 maritime ports to issue cautionary signal number three due to a depression that developed over northwest bay and adjoining west central bay moved slightly northwards. The depression may causing a spell of rains with the weather office predicting it to continue for two more days. The Bangladesh Meteorological Department released the information in a special weather bulletin on Thursday, reported news agency. It was centred at 9:00 am today about 970 kms southwest of Chittagong port, 950 kms southwest of Cox’s Bazar port, 780 kms southwest of Mongla port and 815 ...

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Signal 3 to continue for maritime ports

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MNA National Desk: Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal no three due to a land depression formed in the Bay. The depression over Gangetic West Bengal and adjoining Odisha and Southwestern part of Bangladesh moved north-northeastwards and was centred at 9am on Saturday over west Bengal-western part of Bangladesh, said a special bulleting of Met office It is likely to move in a north/ northeasterly direction further and weaken gradually. Under its influence steep pressure gradient persists and deep convection is continuing over North Bay. Under the influence ...

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Maritime ports advised to hoist warning signal 3

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MNA National Desk: The maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal 3 as steep pressure ‘Gradient’ lies over the North Bay. Heavy rainfall is likely to take place at places over Mymensingh, Sylhet, Dhaka, Barisal and Chittagong divisions, said a Met Office bulletin. All fishing boats and trawlers over north bay were advised to come close to the coast and proceed with caution until further notice, he said. The highest rainfall for last 24 hours till 6:00pm on Friday was recorded 204mm at Srimangal in Sylhet and the maximum temperature ...

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