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Saturday, 24 November 2018 - 18:52
Severe lightning, heavy showers and strong winds over several provinces
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The MET department noted that heavy showers exceeding 100 mm and severe lightning can be expected over Sabaragamuwa, Central, Wayamba, Uva and Western provinces as well as over Galle and Matara districts, in the next 6 hours.

The department further announced that other regions in the country can expect showers or thundershowers tonight.

The MET department further announced that temporary strong gusty winds up to 70 – 80 kilo meters per hour can also be expected during thundershowers.

Meanwhile 8 families residing in Meepitiya – Kegalle have been evacuated over a risk of Landslides.

Furthermore the Disaster Management Centre noted that the spill gates of Rajanganaya, Thammbowa and Daduru Oya Reservoirs have been opened.
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