Showers expected in several provinces | Sunday Observer

Showers expected in several provinces

20 February, 2020

Showery and windy condition is expected to enhance temporary from today evening during next few days in the Eastern, Uva and Central province, said the Department of Meteorology.

Several spells of showers will occur in the Eastern, Uva and Central provinces and in Hambanthota, Polonnaruwa and Mullaitivu districts.

Showers or thundershowers may occur at a few places in Sabaragamuwa province and in Kalutara, Galle and Matara districts after 2.00 pm.

Fairly heavy falls above 50 mm can be expected at some places in Badulla, Matale and Nuwara-Eliya districts.

Wind speed can increase up to 40 kmph at times in North-Central, North-Western, Central and Uva provinces and in Matara, Hambanthota, Ampara and Batticaloa districts.

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