Showers likely to enhance in South-western areas


Showery condition is likely to enhance over South-western part of the island (particularly in Southern and Sabaragamuwa provinces) during today and tomorrow (26th and 27th).

Showers or thundershowers will occur in Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central, Southern, Uva and North-western provinces and in Anuradhapura and Vauniya districts after 2.00p.m.

Very Heavy falls above 150 mm can be expected at some places in Rathnapura, Kaluthara, Galle and Matara districts. Heavy falls about 100 mm can be expected at some places in Uva, Central provinces and in Kegalle, Colombo, Gampaha and Hambanthota districts.

Several spells of showers may occur in Batticaloa, Ampara and Polonnaruwa districts.

Light showers may occur in Southern coastal areas in morning too.

Severe lightning activities are also possible in Southern, Sabaragamuwa, Central, Western and Uva provinces.

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.