Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)– Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar and Mongla have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal number three as deep convection is taking place over North Bay.

Squally weather may affect the maritime ports and coastal areas of Bangladesh, a Bangladesh Metrological Department special bulletin said on Wednesday.

All fishing boats and trawlers over North Bay and deep sea have been advised to come close to the coast and proceed with caution till further notice, the bulletin added.

BBN/SSR/AD-06Oct10-1:35 pm (BST)