Kolkata: The MeT department on Friday forecast moderate rain in different parts of West Bengal on Saturday as two districts in north Bengal received heavy rain while other parts of the state remained almost dry.
Cooch Behar received 146 mm rainfall in 24 hours from Thursday morning, the MeT department said, while Jalpaiguri received 43.8 mm rain.
The weatherman forecast partly cloudy sky with possibility of moderate rain in different parts of the state as there was little or no rainfall in 24 hours from Thursday morning.
Bankura recorded the day’s highest temperature in the state at 34.5 degrees Celsius.
In Kolkata, the highest temperature was recorded at 33.5 degrees Celsius.
The MeT department has forecast generally cloudy sky for the metropolis with one or two spells of rain on Saturday.