Showers to increase from today

Sunday, 22 September 2019 - 9:35

The MET Department said that the prevailing showery condition in the South-western part is expected to enhance to some extent during next few days.

Duty Meteorologist Shanika Dissanayake said that heavy falls above 100 mm are likely at some places in Sabaragamuwa and Southern provinces and in Kaluthara district.

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