Heavy rainfall expected in several provinces – Meteorology Department


Several spells of light showers will occur in the Northern, Eastern, North-central and Uva provinces and in Matale and Hambanthota districts.

Showers or thundershowers will occur elsewhere after 2.00p.m.

Fairly heavy falls about 75 mm can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa, Central, Western and North-Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts.

Misty conditions may occur at some places in Central, Sabaragamuwa and Western provinces during the morning.

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.