Showery condition enhance from tonight

Tuesday, 3 December 2019

Due to the low-level atmospheric disturbance in the vicinity of Sri Lanka (south of Sri Lanka) , prevailing showery condition is expected to enhance over Northern, Eastern, North-central, Uva and Central provinces from tonight (particularly during 04 and 05 December).Showers or thundershowers will occur in Northern, North-central, Eastern, Uva and Southern provinces and in Kurunegala district. Showers or thundershowers will occur elsewhere after 1.00 p.m.Very heavy showers above 150 mm are likely at some places in Trincomalee, Batticaloa, Ampara, Mullaitivu, Nuwara-Eliya, Badulla and Monaragala districts.Heavy showers above 100 mm are likely at some places in North-Central, Sabaragamuva, Southern and Western provinces and in Matale, Kandy, Jaffna, Mannar, Kilonochchi and Vavuniya districts. (Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Galle, Matara, Hambanthota, Kegalle, Ratnapura, Gampaha and Kaluthara).Fairly strong gusty winds up to 55 kmph can be expected over the island particularly in North-Western, Southern, Central, Uva and North-Central provinces.General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.

WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND

Due to the low-level atmospheric disturbance to the south of Sri Lanka, showery and windy condition is expected to enhance over southeastern and southern sea areas. Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the sea areas extending from Kankasanturai to Matara via Trincomalee and Batticaloa. Heavy falls may occur at some places in the sea areas extending from to Batticalo to Mathara. Showers or thundershowers will occur in the other sea areas in the afternoon or night.Winds will be North-easterly and speed will be (30-40) kmph in the sea areas around the island.The sea areas extending from Kankasanturai to Negombo via Mannar and Puttalam and the sea area extending from Galle to Pottuvil via Hambanthota will be fairly rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 50 kmph at times.Temporarily strong gusty winds (up to 70-80 kmph) and very rough seas can be expected during thundershowers.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS

Prevailing showery condition is expected to enhance over Northern, Eastern, Uva and Central provinces from the evening of 03 December (particularly during 04 and 05).Showers or thundershowers will occur in Northern, North-central, Eastern and Uva provinces and Showers or thundershowers will occur elsewhere after 1.00 p.m.Fairly heavy showers about 75-100 mm are likely at some places in Central, Uva, Sabaragamuwa, Western, Southern provinces and in Mullaitivu, Trincomalee and Batticaloa districts.Misty conditions can be expected at some places in Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces during the morning.General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.