Met department forecasts gale force winds

Saturday, 06 July 2013 - 8:08


The Met department forecasts that gale force winds with wind speeds up to 70 kilometres per hour in the coast extending from Puttalam to Hambantota via Galle.


Duty Meteorologist Jeewan Karunarathne requested Naval and fishing communities to be vigilant as deep and shallow sea areas off the cost from Puttalam to Hambantota via Galle will be rough and dangerous with strong South Westerly winds.