Weather Forecast: Showers or thundershowers may occur at a few places in Western, Sabaragamuwa and Northwestern provinces and in Galle and Matara districts after 2.00 p.m. Mainly fair weather will continue over the other areas.
Misty conditions can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa province during the morning.
The general public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.
Marine Weather: Showers or thundershowers may occur at several places in the sea areas to the south of the island. Mainly fair weather will prevail over the sea areas around the island.
Winds will be variable in the sea area extending from Mannar to Galle via Colombo and winds will be North-easterly in the other sea areas around the island. Wind speed will be (20-30) kmph. Wind speed can increase up to (40-45) kmph at times in the sea areas extending from Matara to Hambanthota.
The sea area extending from Matara to Hambanthota can be fairly rough at times.