The Cyclonic storm ‘ROANU’ in the Bay of Bengal is now located about 1100km north-east of Kankasanturai and further moving away from the island, the Department of Meteorology stated.
It added 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.
Several spells of showers will occur in North-Western, Western, Southern, Central and Sabaragamuwa provinces.
Showers or thunder showers will occur at a few places in the Eastern province after 2.00 pm.
There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers.