Rains across several provinces


The Department of Meteorology forecasts showers in Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in Kandy, Nuwara-Eliya, Galle and Matara districts today (29).

Several spells of showers will also occur at North-western province, while showers or thundershowers may occur at a few places in Uva, Eastern and North-Central provinces during the afternoon or night.

Meanwhile, fairly strong winds of about 50 kmph can be expected at times in the western slopes of the Central hills, western and southern provinces.