Cyclone “MADI” about 500 km to the North-east of Jaffna

Sunday, 08 December 2013 - 13:27

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The met department states that cyclone “MADI” in the Bay of Bengal has intensified in to a severe cyclone and located about 500 km to the North-east of Jaffna.

It is slowly moving away from Sri Lanka.

Under the influence of the system windy conditions are expected to continue over the country and over the suburb sea areas.

Duty Meteorologist Channa Rodrigo said there will be intermittent showers or thundershowers in the deep sea areas off the coast extending from Batticaloa to Jaffna.


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