Afternoon showers across island
The Department of Meteorology says that showers or thundershowers will occur over most parts of the island after 1.00 pm this afternoon (21).
Heavy showers above 100 mm can be expected at some places in the Central, Sabaragamuwa, Western, North-central and North-western provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts.
A few showers are likely in the Eastern and Southern coastal areas during the morning.
The Department requests the public to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.
Misty conditions can be expected at some places in the Central, Sabaragamuwa, Western and North-central provinces.