Weather today

There is a high possibility of afternoon thundershowers in the Eastern, Uva, Northern and North-Central provinces. Cloudy skies can be expected at most parts of the island today (10th Aug.), said the Met. Department.

Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central, North-western, Northern, and Eastern provinces and in Galle and Matara districts.

Showers or thundershowers may occur elsewhere after 2.00 p.m.

Fairly heavy falls (about 75 mm) can be expected at some places in Ratnapura, Kegalle, Galle, Matara, Badulla, Trincomalee, Batticaloa, Vavuniya and Mullativu districts.