Showers or thundershowers will occur

Friday, 12 July 2019

Showers or thundershowers will occur in Sabaragamuwa, Central, Western and north-central provinces and in Galle and Matara districts. Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places elsewhere after 2.00 p.m. Fairly heavy falls about (50-75) mm are likely at some places in Sabaragamuwa, Uva and Eastern provinces and in Kalutara, Galle and Matara districts. There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.

WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the sea area off the coast extending from Puttalam to Hambanthota via Colombo and Galle. Showers or thundershowers may occur at a few places in the other sea areas around the island in the evening or night.Winds will be South-westerly and speed will be (25-35) kmph in the sea areas around the island. Temporarily strong gusty winds and rough seas can be expected during thundershowers.

WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS

Atmospheric conditions are still favorable for showers or thundershowers in most parts of the island, (particularly in Uva and Eastern provinces and in Polonnaruwa, Mullaitivu and Vavuniya districts) in the evening or night.Showers or thundershowers will occur in Sabaragamuwa, Central, Western and North-Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts. Fairly heavy falls about 75 mm are likely at some places in Sabaragamuwa province and in Kalutara, Galle and Matara districts.Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places elsewhere after 2.00 p.m. Fairly heavy falls above 50 mm are likely at some places in Uva and Eastern provinces and in Polonnaruwa, Mullaitivu and Vavuniyadistricts. There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity