Weather Forecast: Several spells of showers will occur in the Eastern province and in Jaffna, Mulatiuve, Kilinochchi, Hambanthota and Monaragala districts.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces and in Galle and Matara districts after 2.00p.m. Fairly heavy rainfalls, above 50 mm are likely at some places.
General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.
Condition of Rain: Several spells of showers will occur in the sea areas extending from Mannar to Pottuvil via Kankasanthurai and Trincomalee . Showers may occur at a few places in the other sea areas around the island.
Winds: Winds will be easterly in the sea areas extending from Mannar to Pottuvil via Kankasanthurai and Trincomalee and the wind speed will be (30-35) kmph. Winds will be variable in direction in the other sea area around the island and wind speed will be (20-30) kmph.
State of Sea: The sea areas extending from Kankasanthurai to Pottuvil via Trincomalee will be moderate. The other sea area around the island will be slight.