Heavy rains expected across the island


Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central, North-Western and Southern provinces.

Meanwhile, fairly heavy showers of above 50 mm are expected in some places within the Sabaragamuwa province and in the Kandy, Nuwara-Eliya, Galle and Matara districts.

Several spells of showers will occur in the Northern Province and in the Anuradhapura district.

Strong winds of about (40-50) kmph can be expected at times over the western slope of the central hills, Northern, North-Central and North-Western provinces, and in the Hambantota and Trincomalee districts.