Saturday, 27 September 2014 - 7:54
Showers across the island today as well: Landslide threat in 4 districts
The MET Department stated that showers or thunder showers will be fairly widespread over the island during the afternoon and night.
Showers will occur in the coastal areas of Colombo, Kaluthara, Galle and Matara districts during the morning too.
Meanwhile, a mother and son were struck by lightning in Paranagama area in Polonnaruwa, where the mother was killed and the son is in critical condition in hospital.
Meanwhile, the National Disaster Management Centre stated that the landslide warning which was previously imposed only on Kegalle has now been extended to Kandy, Nuwara-eliya and Matale districts.