Prevailing showery condition to enhance further | Sunday Observer

Prevailing showery condition to enhance further

Showery condition is expected to enhance to some extent particularly in the South-western part of the island and in the Eastern, North-central and Uva provinces today, said the Department of Meteorology.

Several spells of showers will occur in the Eastern, Uva and North-central provinces and in Hambanthota and Matale districts. A few showers are likely in Northern Province.

Showers or thundershowers will occur at a several places in Sabaragamuwa and Western provinces and in Galle, Matara, Kandy and Nuwara-Eliya districts particularly after 2.00 p.m.

Fairly heavy falls above 75 mm are likely at some places in Sabaragamuwa province and in Kaluthara, Galle, Mathale and Badulla districts.

Wind speed can be increased up to 50 kmph at times in Northwestern, Central, Southern and Northern provinces and in Gampaha district.

General public is requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.