Evening Thundershowers Expected in Five Provinces Today


The Meteorology Department forecasts showers or thundershowers in parts of the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central, Uva, and North-western provinces, along with the Galle and Matara districts after 2.00 p.m.

Additionally, there might be showers or thundershowers in a few places in the North-central and Northern provinces during the afternoon or at night. Coastal areas from Puttalam to Galle via Colombo should expect showers or thundershowers in the morning. In some areas of the Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces, as well as in Galle and Matara districts, fairly heavy showers of about 75 mm are likely. Misty conditions are anticipated in some locations of Sabaragamuwa, Central, and Uva provinces, as well as in Ampara district during the morning hours.
The public is advised to take necessary precautions to minimize any damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.