Rains to continue across the island


Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the Western, Sabaragamuwa and North-western provinces and in the Kandy, Nuwara-Eliya, Galle and Matara districts, the Meteorology Department reported.

Meanwhile, heavy showers are expected in the Eastern and Uva provinces and in the Polonnaruwa district towards the evening.

The Department requests that the public take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.