Latest News Local Weather Showers will occur at times By admin Posted on 1 week 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 thunder-showers rain thunder-showers rain Showers will occur at times in Western, North-western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and Southern provinces. Showers or thundershowers will occur at a few places in Northern, North-central and Uva provinces particularly in the evening or night. Fairly heavy falls above 75 mm are likely at some places in Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in Galle and Matara districts. 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 or thundershowers will occur at times in the Western, Southern and South-eastern deep and shallow sea areas of the island. Winds: Winds will be Westerly to South-westerly in the sea areas extending from Puttalam to Matara via Colombo and Galle and winds will be South-westerly in the other sea areas around the island. Wind speed will be (30-40) kmph. Wind speed can increase up to 60 kmph at times in the sea areas extending from Kaluthara to Pottuvil via Galle, Matara and Hambantota and the sea areas extending from Puttalam to Kankasanturai via Mannar. State of Sea: The sea area extending from Kaluthara to Pottuvil via Galle, Matara and Hambantota can be very rough at times. The other sea areas around the island can be fairly rough at times. Naval and fishing communities are requested to be vigilant in this regards.