Showery condition expected to continue

Prevailing rainy condition in the south-western part of the island is expected to continue.

Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Western, Southern, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-Western provinces.

Showers or thundershowers will occur elsewhere particularly after 2.00 p.m.

Showers or thundershowers will occur in Jaffna, Mannar and Mullaitivu districts in the morning too.

Heavy falls about 100-150 mm can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa, Western, Central and North-Western provinces and in Galle, Matara districts.

Fairly heavy falls, above 50 mm can be expected at some places in the Northern province.

Temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers are expected and the public is requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning.

Marine weather

Windy and showery conditions in the western and southern sea areas are expected to enhance from today.

Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the sea areas around the island.

Heavy showers can be expected at some places, particularly in the sea areas extending from Kankasanturai to Mathara via Mannar, Colombo and Galle.

Winds will be Westerly to South-westerly in direction in the sea areas around the island and wind speed will be 30-40 kmph.

Sea area extending from Mannar to Potuvil via Puttalam, Colombo, Galle and Hambantota can be rough or very rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 60-70 kmph at times.

Temporarily very strong gusty winds (up to 70-80 kmph) and rough seas can be expected during thundershowers.

Naval and fishing communities are also requested to be vigilant in this regard.

City weather

   Weather Forecast for Main Cities                                                           

Date :

25-May-2018

 

Temperature (0C)

     Relative Humidity (%)

Weather

City

Max

Min

Max

Min

Anuradhapura

30

24

95

85

Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Batticaloa

32

25

95

80

Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Colombo

28

24

95

90

Showers or thundershowers at times

Galle

29

24

95

90

Showers or thundershowers at times

Jaffna

30

25

95

90

Showers or thundershowers at times

Kandy

29

21

95

80

Showers or thundershowers at times

Nuwara-Eliya

20

15

95

90

Showers or thundershowers at times

Ratnapura

27

23

95

90

Showers or thundershowers at times

Trincomalee

32

25

95

80

Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

Mannar

29

22

95

90

Showers or thundershowers at tim