(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Atmospheric conditions are favorable for showers or thundershowers in most parts of the island, said the Department of Meteorology.
Showers or thundershowers will occur in the Sabaragamuwa, Central, Western and North-Western provinces and in Mannar, Galle and Matara districts.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places elsewhere after 2.00 p.m.
Fairly heavy falls about 75-100 mm likely at some places in Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts and fairly heavy falls about 50- 75 mm can be expected at some places elsewhere particularly in Eastern and Uva provinces.
There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers.
General public is requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.