Increased wind speed, rough seas predicted

Saturday, 01 August 2020 - 17:17

The Department of Meteorology says there is a high possibility of increased wind speed, of up to 60 and 65 kmph, off the coast extending from Kankesanthurai to Pottuvil via Mannar, Colombo, Galle and Hambantota.

These sea areas can be rough at times.

The naval and fishing communities are urged to keep vigilant.

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