Cloudy skies, showers expected in several areas across the island


Cloudy skies are expected in the Northern, North Central and Eastern provinces, the Meteorology Department reported.

Meanwhile, showers or thundershowers will occur in the Sabaragamuwa, Central, North-central, Uva, Southern, North-Western and Eastern provinces towards the evening.

Showers may occur in Eastern, Uva and Southern provinces in the morning too.

Fairly heavy showers above 75 mm can be expected at some areas in the Sabaragamuwa, Central, North-central, Uva, Southern and Eastern provinces.

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