Rain enhances continue tomorrow

The enhancement of showery condition to some extent over South-western part of the Island is expected to continue tomorrow.Showers or thundershowers will occur at most places over the island after 2.00 p.m.Heavy falls about 100-150 mm can be expected at some places in Western, Central, Uva Sabaragamuwa and Southern provinces.Showers or thundershowers may occur at several places over the coastal areas around the island in the morning too.There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.The enhancement of showery condition to some extent over South-western part of the Island is expected to continue tomorrow.Showers or thundershowers will occur at most places over the island after 2.00 p.m.Heavy falls about 100-150 mm can be expected at some places in Western, Central, Uva Sabaragamuwa and Southern provinces.Showers or thundershowers may occur at several places over the coastal areas around the island in the morning too. There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.

WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING

Showers or thundershowers will occur at sea areas extending from Kankasanthurei to Matara via Puttalam, Colombo and Galle. Heavy showers or thundershowers can expected at some places in these sea areas.Showers or thundershowers may occur at several places in the other sea areas around the island at evening or night.Winds will be North-easterly in the sea areas extending from Trincomalee to Mannar via Kankasanturei. Winds will be variable in direction in the other sea areas around the island.Wind speed will be 15-25 kmph in the sea areas around the island.Temporarily strong gusty winds and rough seas can be expected during thundershowers.

WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS

The enhancement of showery condition to some extent over South-western part of the Island is expected tomorrow (24th).Showers or thundershowers will occur at most places over the island after 2.00 p.m.Heavy falls above 100 mm can be expected at some places in Western, Central, Uva and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in Galle and Mathara districts.Showers or thundershowers may occur at several places over the Northern, North-Western, Western and Southern coastal areas in the morning too.There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.

  Weather Forecast for Main Cities                                                                           Date :    24-Oct-2018

City        Temperature (0C)            Relative Humidity (%)    Weather

Max       Min        Max       Min

Anuradhapura   33           23           95           60           Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Batticaloa            31           25           95           75           Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Colombo              31           24           95           75           Showers or thundershowers

Galle      30           24           95           80           Showers or thundershowers

Jaffna    31           24           90           85           Several spells of showers

Kandy   30           21           95           70           Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Nuwara-Eliya     19           12           95           85           Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Ratnapura           32           24           95           70           Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Trincomalee       31           24           95           70           Showers or thundershowers

Mannar                32           26           95           70           Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m