Showers expected in several provinces – Department of Meteorology


A slight change in the prevailing dry weather can be expected during next few days.

Several spells of showers will occur in Uva province and in Batticaloa, Ampara, Mathale and Hambantota districts.

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Central, Sabaragamuwa and Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts after 2.00p.m.

Fairly strong gusty winds up to 40 kmph can be expected over North-western province and in Monaragala and Hambantota districts.

Misty conditions can be expected at some places in the Sabaragamuwa province 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.