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Friday, 09 August 2019 - 14:04
WIND SPEEDS CAN INCREASE INSTANTLY TO AROUND 60 TO 65 KMPH PER HOUR
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The Department of Meteorology states that the prevailing winds will be reduced in the sea areas off the coast from tomorrow.

However, the Department of Meteorology stated that the speed of the wind may increase up to 60 to 65kmph instantly in the North, North Central, North Western and Central Provinces and the districts of Colombo, Trincomalee and Gampaha.

The notice further states that the Western, Central, Sabaragamuwa and Southern provinces and the districts of Gall and Matara are also expected to receive around 75mm of rain.

The wind speeds in the sea areas from Puttalam to Trincomalee via Mannar and Kankesanthurai and Hambantota to Pottuvil may increase up to 60 to 70 kmph from time to time.

Therefore, the department stated that the naval and fishing communities should be vigilant.

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