Strong gusty winds expected across the island


Showers will occur at times in Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces.

Several spells of showers will occur in Western and North-western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts.

Showers or thundershowers will occur in Uva province and in Ampara district after 2.00 pm.

General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity and localized strong winds during thundershowers.

Strong gusty winds about 50 kmph at times can be expected across the island, particularly in the Northern, North-central and North-western provinces and in Trincomalee, Hambanthota and Nuwara-Eliya districts and along the western slopes of the central hills.