Heavy rains to continue


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.

Heavy rainfalls above 100 mm can also be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa province and in the Kandy, Nuwara-Eliya, Galle and Matara districts, while several spells of showers may occur in Northern and North-Central provinces.

Very strong winds of about 60 kmph can be expected at times along the western slopes of the Central hills while strong winds about 50 kmph can be expected at times in the Northern, North-central, Western, North-western and Southern provinces.


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