Showers or thunder showers will occur at times in the Western, North-Western, Southern, Central and Sabaragamuwa provinces. Light showers may occur in the Northern and North central provinces.
Showers or thunder showers are likely at a few places in the Uva and Eastern provinces, particularly after 2.00 pm.
Strong winds at times can be expected over the country, particularly over Western slopes of the central hills and Northern, North central and Eastern provinces, Met Department states.
The sea area extending from Puttalam to Trincomalee via Mannar and Kankasanthurai (particularly in the gulf of Mannar sea area) and the sea area extending from Batticaloa to Hambantota via Pottuvil may be very rough at times as the wind speed can be increased up to 70 kmph.
Other sea areas around the island will be fairly rough at times as the winds can strengthen up to 50-55 kmph.
Naval and fishing communities are requested to be vigilant in this regard.