The Meteorological Department announced that showers or thundershowers were to be expected in the Western, Southern, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-western provinces today,our news sources said.
The Department stated that the prevailing showery condition in the island, particularly in the South-western region would likely continue.
Heavy falls (100-150 mm) are to be expected at some places, particularly in Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces, and in Galle and Matara districts, the Met. Department added.
The forecast further said that showers or thundershowers may occur elsewhere particularly after 2.00 pm. Heavy falls (about 100 mm) are to be expected at some places, particularly in the Uva province and in Ampara and Batticaloa districts.