More showers expected – Met Dept
The Meteorology Department yesterday (13) forecast that showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Central and Sabaragamuwa Provinces and fairly heavy falls about 50 mm can be expected at some places up to 4.00 a.m. tomorrow (15).
In its forecast for the review period it further said that several spells of showers will occur in Western and NorthWestern Provinces and in the Galle and Matara Districts.
Wind speed will be 30-40 kmph in the western slope of the central hills, Northern, North-Central and North-Western Provinces and in the Hambantota and Trincomalee Districts. Wind speed can increase up to 50 kmph at times in these areas. Temporary localised strong winds and lightning will accompany thundershowers. (PA)