Rain showers and thundershowers expected today

Monday, 02 May 2016 - 9:04


Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places over most provinces except Northern and Eastern provinces, after 2.00 pm, the Department of Meteorology said.

It added that showers or thundershowers may occur at few places in Northern and Eastern provinces after 04.00 p.m.

Few showers may occur in the Western and Southern coastal area in the morning.

Fairly heavy falls (above 50mm) are also likely at some places.

According to the MET department there may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.

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