Fairly rough seas until tomorrow

There is a possibility that sea areas will be fairly rough, off the coast extending from Puttalam to Batticaloa via Colombo and Galle, may experience sea surges until 15th May 2018, due to the effect of swell waves, having 2.0-2.5 m height (This is not for land area.)

 
The possibility for showers in the sea areas to the South and South-west of Sri Lanka is high during next few days.
 
Showers or thundershowers will occur in the sea areas off the coast extending from Mannar to Pottuvil via Colombo and Galle.
 
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in other sea areas in the evening or night.
 
Heavy falls can be expected at some places in the sea areas off the coast extending from Puttalam to Pottuvil via Colombo and Galle.
 
Winds will be South-westerly in direction in the sea areas around the island and speed will be 20-30 kmph.
 
Wind speed can be increased up to 45kmph at times in the sea area extending from Puttalam to Kankasanturai via Mannar.
 
Temporarily very strong gusty winds (up to 70-80 kmph) and rough seas can be expected during thundershowers.

Public weather
 
The possibility for afternoon thundershowers is still high over the island.
 
Showers or thundershowers will occur over most provinces of the island, particularly after 2.00 p.m.
 
Showers will occur in Western and Southern provinces and in Puttalam District during the morning too.
 
Heavy falls, about 100mm can be expected at some places, particularly in Central, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, Uva and Western provinces and in Polonnaruwa and Vauniya districts.
 
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.
 

City weather
 
Weather Forecast for Main Cities Date : 14-May-2018


                                       Temperature (0C)                     Relative Humidity(%)                            Weather

           City                             Max Min                                     Max Min
Anuradhapura                          33  24                                 95    60                                      Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Batticaloa                                32  25                                  90    70                                      Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Colombo                                    31  24                                       95   70                                      Showers or thundershowers
Galle                                         32  24                                       95   80                                      Showers or thundershowers
Jaffna                                        34  27                                       85   65                                      A few showers
Kandy                                    30  21                                    95   65                                      Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Nuwara-Eliya                           22  13                                     95   75                                      Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Ratnapura                               32  24                                     95   70                                      Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Trincomalee                             34  24                                    90   60                                     Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Mannar                                      31  26                                         90   75                                      A few showers