(UDHAYAM, COLOMBO) – The wave type atmospheric disturbance is affecting the weather over the country and surrounding sea area. Under its influence showery and windy condition are expected to continue over the country and adjacent sea areas.
Showers or thundershowers will occur over most parts of the island. Very heavy showers (around 150mm) are likely at some places in the Eastern part of the country and heavy showers (more than 100mm) are likely at some places elsewhere.
Fairly strong winds at times (about 40-50kmph) can be expected over the country.
There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. Public is requested to take precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning.