Met Office predicts afternoon showers

Monday, 07 May 2018 - 10:14

The Met Department says that the possibility for afternoon thundershowers is still high over the island.

Showers or thundershowers will occur in the most parts of the island after 2 pm.

Showers will occur in the Southern and Western provinces and Puttalam and Mannar districts during the morning too.
Heavy falls, about 100 mm can be expected at some places, particularly in Central, Sabaragamuwa, Uva, North-central and Eastern provinces and in Galle, Matara and Kalutara district.
Misty conditions can be expected at some places in the Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces during the morning.
There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers.

The general public is requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.