Showery conditions to prevail


Showers or thundershowers will occur today (28) at times in Western, Sabaragamuwa and North-Western provinces and in Kandy, Nuwara-eliya, Galle and Matara districts.

Fairly heavy showers above 75 mm can occur at some places in Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in Nuwara-Eliya, Galle and Matara districts, while showers or thundershowers will also occur at a few places in Uva province and in Ampara and Batticaloa districts during the evening or night.

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

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