Rains to continue

Prevailing rainy condition in the south-western part of the country is expected to continue further and cloudy skies can be expected today (27th Sept.) over most parts of the island, said the Met Department.

Strong gusty winds (60-70kmph) can be expected over surrounding sea areas of the island and fairly strong gusty winds (40-50kmph) can be expected over the island, particularly in the Northern, North-central, North- western, Uva and Central provinces and in Hambantota district.


Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and Southern provinces and in the Jaffna district. Fairly heavy showers (75-100 mm) can be expected at some places particularly in the Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in Galle, Matara and Jaffna districts.


Showers may occur at several places elsewhere.