Mist in several provinces as rains set in

Wednesday, 19 October 2016 - 6:47


A misty condition is experienced in Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and Southern provinces this morning as the Inter Tropical Convergence Zone is affecting the country, the Department of Meteorology stated.

Showers and thundershowers will take place in most parts of the island with fairly heavy rainfall (about 75-100 mm) is also expected.

The department warned the public to take necessary precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.