Today’s Weather Forecast: Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Uva, Eastern, North-Central and North-western provinces and in Hambantota, Mannar, Mullaitivu, Vavuniya and Mathale districts after 2.00pm.
Fairly heavy falls above 50 mm can be expected at some places, particularly in Uva province and in Ampara district.
General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.
Showers may occur at a few places in Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in Galle and Matara districts.
Condition of Rain:
Showers or thundershowers may occur at several places in the sea areas extending from Mullaitivu to Batticaloa via Trincomalee in the evening or night.
Winds will be North-easterly in the sea areas extending from Kankasanthurei to Pottuvil via Trincomalee and Batticaloa and winds will be North-westerly to Westerly in the other sea areas around the island. Wind speed will be (20-30) kmph. Wind speed can increase up to 40 kmph in the sea areas extending from Matara to Pottuvil via Hambanthota.
State of Sea:
The sea areas extending from Matara to Pottuvil via Hambanthota can be fairly rough at times. Source