Showers to enhance from tomorrow: Rough seas expected today

The showery condition over the island will slightly enhance from tomorrow (1st June), the Met. Department predicts. Fairly strong winds over the island and sea areas around the island can be expected until today, it says.

Several spells of showers will occur in Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts today.

Strong gusty winds up to 50-60 kmph can be expected over Kandy, Matale, Badulla, Nuwara-Eliya, Rathnapura, Kegalle, Galle and Matara districts and fairly strong gusty winds up to 50 kmph in Western, North-Western and North-central provinces.

Marine weather

Windy condition is expected to continue further in the sea areas around the island.

Showers will occur at a few places in the sea areas extending from Puttalam to Hambantota via Colombo and Galle.

Winds will be Westerly or south-westerly in direction in the sea areas around the island and wind speed will be 35-45 kmph.

Sea area extending from Mannar to Batticaloa 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.

Sea area extending from Mannar to Trincomalee via Kankasanturai can be rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 50-60 kmph at times.

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

City weather

Weather Forecast for Main Cities                                                            

Date :

31-May-2018

 

Temperature (0C)

Relative Humidity (%)

Weather

City

Max

Min

Max

Min

Anuradhapura

31

25

90

65

Mainly fair

Batticaloa

37

27

75

50

Mainly fair

Colombo

31

26

90

65

Several spells of showers

Galle

29

27

90

70

Several spells of showers

Jaffna

32

28

80

70

Mainly fair

Kandy

29

23

85

70

Several spells of light showers

Nuwara-Eliya

19

15

95

75

Several spells of showers

Ratnapura

31

26

90

70

Several spells of showers

Trincomalee

33

26

85

60

Mainly fair

Mannar

31

28

80

65

Mainly fair