Heavy showers expected across the island


Showery and windy conditions are expected to continue in the Western and Southern sea areas and in the southwest quarter of the island due to the active Southwest Monsoon.

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

Meanwhile, heavy rainfalls of about 100 mm can be expected at some places in the Sabaragamuwa province and in the Kandy, Nuwara-Eliya, Galle and Matara districts.

Moreover, several spells of showers are also expected in the Northern and North Central provinces.

Strong winds of about 50 kmph can be expected at times along the western slopes of the Central hills and in the North Central, Western, North Western and Southern provinces.