Showery condition to enhance from today
Showery condition over the island is expected to enhance from today (23rd), due to the low-level atmospheric disturbance developing in the vicinity of the island, stated the Meteorology Department.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at times Northern, North-Central, Eastern, Uva and North-Western provinces and in Matale district. Fairly heavy showers above 75 mm can be expected at some places in Northern, North-Central and Eastern provinces.
Showers or thundershowers will occur in several places elsewhere during the afternoon or night. Fairly heavy showers above 50 mm can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa province and in Kandy and Nuwara-Eliya districts.
General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.