Adverse weather to prevail across SL

Rebecca Pavey | Published: 8:31 AM May 15 2021
Local Adverse weather to prevail across SL

Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts, according to the Department of Meterology.

Furthermore, several spells of showers will occur Northern and North Central provinces, whilst the heavy showers are to be expected in the Eastern and Uva provinces during the evening or night.

Fairly heavy falls about 75 mm can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa province and in the Galle, Matara, Nuwara-Eliya and Kaluthara districts.

Wind speed are expected tp increase up to 40-50 kmph in several areas across the island, whilst it is expected to go up to 60 kmph particularly in the Northern, North central and North-western provinces.

The general public have been requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.

Rebecca Pavey | Published: 8:31 AM May 15 2021

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