Today’s Weather Forecast: Mainly fair weather will prevail over the island.
However, light showers are likely in Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces and in Galle and Matara districts.
Wind speed can increase up to 40 kmph at times over North-central and North-western provinces and in Hambantota, Trincomalee and Matale districts and along the western slopes of the central hills.
Condition of Rain: Mainly fair weather will prevail in the sea areas around the island.
Winds: Winds will be South-westerly in the sea areas around the island and wind speed will be (30-40 kmph. Wind speed can increase up to (50-55) kmph at times in the sea area extending from Kankasanturai to Puttalam via Mannar and in the sea area extending from Matara to Batticaloa via Hambanthota and Pottuvil.
State of Sea: The sea areas extending from Mannar to Puttalam and the sea areas extending from Matara to Batticaloa via Hambanthota and Pottuvil can be rough at times.
The other sea areas around the island can be fairly rough at times.
Source: Department of Meteorology