Mild to moderate heat wave is sweeping over Dhaka, Khulna & Barishal divisions, Met office said on Wednesday.
The heat wave is also sweeping over the regions of Sitakunda, Rangamati, Noakhali, Feni, Moulvibazar, Rajshahi & Pabna and it may abate from some places, Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) said.
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About the synoptic situation, BMD bulletin said a trough of westerly low lies over West Bengal and adjoining area, extending up to North Bay.
Besides, in next 24 hours commencing from 6 pm, rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at one or two places over Rangpur, Rajshahi, Mymensingh, Dhaka, Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram and Sylhet divisions with hails at isolated places.
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Day and night temperature may fall slightly over the country, Met office stated.