Prevailing rainy condition expected to reduce from today

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, central, Uva and North-western provinces after 2.00 p.m.Showers may occur in the Western and Southern coastal areas during the morning too.Fairly heavy falls about 75mm can be expected at some places in the Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts.

Misty conditions can be expected at some places in the Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces during the morning.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 NEXT 36 HOURS (ISSUED AT 1600 HOURS ON 29th April 2018)

 Prevailing showery condition is expected to reduce some extent from tomorrow.Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, central, Uva and North-western provinces after 2.00 p.m.Showers may occur in the Western and Southern coastal areas during the morning too.Fairly heavy falls about 75mm can be expected at some places in the Western, Sabaragamuwa and Southern provinces.Misty conditions can be expected at some places in the Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces during the morning.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 :    30-Apr-2018

               Temperature (0C)            Relative Humidity (%)    Weather

City        Max       Min        Max       Min

Anuradhapura   35           24           90           60           Mainly fair

Batticaloa            33           25           90           65           Mainly fair

Colombo              32           24           90           65           Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m

Galle      30           25           90           75           Showers or thundershowers

Jaffna    34           27           85           55           Mainly fair

Kandy   32           21           95           55           Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m

Nuwara-Eliya     23           11           95           65           Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m

Ratnapura           33           23           95           65           Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Trincomalee       34           25           90           65           Mainly fair

Mannar                33           26           90           65           Mainly fair