Rain with thunderstorm today as well Landslide risk in Kandy, Matale and Badulla continues. Several persons in distress due to inclement weather
The Disaster Management Centre says that due to the inclement weather affecting the island’s several provinces 50 families are distressed due to spill over of the Colombo Wijerama Katu Aela and that 57 families in Chenkal Settikulam in Vavuniya are displaced.
The Disaster Management Center said that in addition disaster situation had been reported in several other areas as well.
The meteorology department states that Thundershowers will develop over most parts of the island during the afternoon and night.
Heavy falls more than 100 mili meters are also likely at some places.
Deputy Director of the met depart Athula Karunanayaka stated that Showers can be expected in the coastal areas from Colombo to Batticaloa via Galle and Hambantota during morning.