Date: 16.10.19 Source : CBSL
On most parts of the island, the possibility of afternoon thundershowers is strong. Showers or thundershowers may take place in most parts of the island, particularly after 2 p.m. Showers will also take place in the morning in the Eastern and Southern provinces. Some places in the Central Sabaragamuwa, Southern, Northwestern, Western and Uva provinces and in the districts of Anuradhapura, Vavuniya and Mannar can be expected to see heavy drops above 100 mm.
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