Prevailing rainy condition in the island is expected to enhance from today.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several palaces in the most parts of the island after 2.00 p.m.
Showers will occur in the Western, North-western and Southern coastal areas during the morning too.
Heavy falls, about 100 mm can be expected at some places in Western, Central, Sabaragamuwa, North-western and Southern provinces and Anuradhapura District.
Misty conditions can be expected at some places in the Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces during the morning.
Temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers are expected and the public is requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the sea areas off the coast extending from Colombo to Batticaloa via Galle and Hambanthota.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in other sea areas in the evening or night.
Winds will be South-westerly to Southerly in direction in the sea areas around the island and speed will be 20-30 kmph.
Temporarily very strong gusty (up to 70-80 kmph) winds and rough seas can be expected during thundershowers.