Rains occurs many parts of the Island

Showers or thundershowers will occur at a few places in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, central, North-western and Uva provinces and in the Anuradhapura and Vauniya districts after 2.00 p.m. Showers may occur in the Western and Southern coastal areas during the morning too.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.

WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS (ISSUED AT 1600 HOURS ON 01st May 2018)

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, central, North-western and Uva provinces after 2.00 p.m. Showers may occur in the Western and Southern coastal areas during the morning too. 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 :    2-May-2018

               Temperature (0C)            Relative Humidity (%)    Weather

City                    Max       Min       Max       Min

Anuradhapura      34         26         90         55           Mainly fair

Batticaloa            33         27         90         70           Mainly fair

Colombo              32         27         90         65           Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m

Galle                    32         27         90        75           Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Jaffna                   34         28         90        60           Mainly fair

Kandy                   32         22         95        60           Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m

Nuwara-Eliya         23         11         95         95           Mainly fair

Ratnapura             33         25         95         65           Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Trincomalee           36         26         90         55           Mainly fair

Mannar                  33        26          90         65           Mainly fair take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.