The met department states that the Cyclonic storm ‘ROANU’ in the Bay of Bengal is now located about 900km north of Kankasanturai.
It is further moving away from the island.
Strong windy conditions over the country and in the sea areas around the island will continue due to the meeting of wind feeding to the system.
There is a high possibility to sudden increase of rain in the South-western part of the country.
If so, fairly heavy rainfall above 150 mili meters are also expected at some places.