Kolkata, Oct 7 (UNI) Weather in Bengal turned pleasant today after last night's thunder shower, with humidity levels taking a slight dip.
Alipore Met office sources said that morning's low pressure area over northeast Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood has become well marked over the same area. Under its influence fairly widespread rainfall with isolated heavy to very heavy falls is likely to occur in the state, especially near its coastal areas during the next two to three days.
The maximum temperature in the city was recorded at 35.4 degrees Celsius, three degrees above normal, and the minimum at 25.2 degrees Celsius.
Rainfall in the city in the last 24 hours varied between 5 - 29 mm. Humidity was relatively low at 84 per cent.
The weathermen have warned that isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely occure at many places in the next 48 hours.
The next 24 hours is expected to see generally cloudy sky with a few spell of very heavy rain and thunder showers, Met officials have confirmed.