Latest News Local Weather Several spells of showers will occur By admin Posted on 4 days ago 2 min read 0 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Raining Raining Several spells of showers will occur in Western, North-western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and Southern provinces. Showers or thundershowers may occur at a few places in Uva province and in Batticaloa and Ampara districts in the evening or night. General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity and localized strong winds during thundershowers WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING NEXT 24 HOURS Condition of Rain: Showers will occur at several places in the sea areas around the island. Winds: Winds will be South-westerly and wind speed will be (30-40) kmph in the sea areas around the island. Wind speed can increase up to (50-60) kmph at times in the sea areas extending from Galle to Batticaloa via Hambantota and Pottuvil and the sea areas extending from Puttalam to Mullaitivu via Mannar and Kankasanturai. State of Sea: The sea area extending from Galle to Batticaloa via Hambantota and Pottuvil and the sea areas extending from Puttalam to Mullaitivu via Mannar and Kankasanturai can be rough at times. The other sea areas around the island can be fairly rough at times.