Met Office issues warning signal 3 for seaports
July 23, 2021 1:24:03 PM
July 23, 2021, 3:25 p.m.
The seaports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been asked to hoist local warning signal number three as an area of low pressure has formed over the northwest bay and adjacent areas of Bangladesh, reports BSS .
“Under its influence, deep convection occurs and a strong pressure gradient extends over the northern bay and adjacent areas,” a Met Office weather report said, adding that inclement weather could affect seaports, the bay. north and adjacent coastal areas of Bangladesh.
All fishing boats and trawlers above the North Bay have been advised to approach the coast and exercise caution until further notice.
In addition, river ports have been asked to hoist the number one warning signal until 6 p.m. today, according to another Met Office weather report.
“Rain or thunderstorms accompanied by temporary southerly or south-easterly winds with gusts or gusts of 45 to 60 kilometers per hour (km / h) are likely to occur over the regions of Rangpur, Rajshahi, Pabna , Bogura, Tangail, Mymensingh, Sylhet, Dhaka, Faridpur, Jashore, Kushtia, Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram and Cox’s Bazar, where river ports must hoist the number one river warning signal, “the bulletin said.