The Met Department states that showers could be experienced in several areas in the island this evening due to the activation of the inter-monsoonal weather conditions.
Duty Meteorologist Chaminda Silva stated that diligence should be given to severe lightening that could occur during the showers.
Two people died after being struck by lightening in the Galgamuwa area last evening.
Two others were also injured in the incident and were admitted to the Galgamuwa Hospital.
Police reports indicate that the group were playing cricket when the lightening struck.
The deceased are 18 and 25 years old.