Hot weather advisory issued

Wednesday, 02 May 2018 - 16:50

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Heat Weather Advisory has been issued for Northern, North Central, Eastern, Uva and North Western provinces and Matale and Hambanthota districts by the Met Department.
 
Caution level is expected in most parts of the Northern, North Central and Eastern provinces.
 
Caution level can also be expected in some parts of the North Western and Uva provinces and Matale and Hambantota districts tomorrow. In isolated places in the Polonnaruwa district, the level can go up to Extreme Caution level as well.
 
 
ACTION REQUIRED
 
Job sites: Stay hydrated and takes breaks in the shade as often as possible.
 
Indoors: Check up on the elderly and the sick.
 
Vehicles: Never leave children unattended.
 
Outdoors: Limit strenuous outdoor activities, find shade and stay hydrated.