WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND
Showers will occur at a few places in the sea area off the coast extending from Puttalam to Matara via Colombo and Galle. Mainly fair weather will prevail over the other sea areas around the island. Winds will be South-westerly and speed will be (40-45) kmph in the sea areas off the coast extending from Hambantota to Batticaloa via Pottuvil and the sea areas extending from Puttalam to Mullaitivu via Mannar and Kankasanturai. Wind speed will be (30-40) kmph in the other sea areas around the island. The sea area off the coast extending from Hambantota to Batticaloa via Pottuvil and the sea areas extending from Puttalam to Mullaitivu via Mannar and Kankasanturai will be rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 60 kmph. Naval and fishing communities are requested to be vigilant in this regards.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS
Light showers will occur in the Sabaragamuwa province and in Galle, Matara and Kaluthara districts.Mainly fair weather will prevail elsewhere.Strong gusty winds up to 60 kmph are likely in Northern Province. Fairly strong gusty winds up to 40 kmph are likely in North-central province and in Trincomalee, Hambantota and Matale districts