Showers expected in several provinces – Department of Meteorology


Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Eastern, North-Central, Central and Uva provinces.

Several spells of light showers will occur in Northern province and Hambanthota district.

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places elsewhere after 2.00 p.m.

Showers can be expected in some places in the Western province in the morning too.

Heavy falls above 100 mm can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa, Central and Uva provinces and in Galle, Matara, Batticaloa, Ampara, Polonnaruwa and Kaluthara districts.

Fairly strong gusty winds up to 40 kmph can be expected over North-western province and in Gampaha district.

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.