WEATHER FORECAST FOR 10th December 2016
(Issued at 1200 noon on 09th December 2016)
Rainy condition over the island is expected to further reduce within next few days.
A few morning showers will occur in the North-western and South-western coastal areas.
Showers or thundershowers can be expected at several places in the Southern, Western, Sabaragamuwa and Uva provinces and in the Ampara district, particularly after 2.00pm.
There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING
NEXT 24 HOURS(Issued at 1200 noon on 09th December 2016)
The cyclonic storm (“VARDAH”) isnow located (approximately 12.1 N, 90.3 E)around 1100 km away from Trincomalee coast, to the north-east of Sri Lanka and it is likely to intensify further and move north-westward.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the sea area off the coast extending from Puttalam to Pottuvil via Colombo, Galle and Hambantota.
Winds will be north-westerly in direction over the sea areas off the coast extending from Colombo to Trincomalee via Galle, Hambantota and Batticaloa and the Winds will be north-easterly or northerly in direction over the other sea areas. Wind speed will be 30-40 kmph.
The deep and shallow sea area off the cost extending from Galle to Hambantota via Matara can be fairly rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 50 kmph.
WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS
(ISSUED AT 1600 HOURS ON 08th DECEMBER2016)
Showers or thundershowers may occur at few places over the most provinces after 2.00pm.
Showers may also occur in the Western, Sabaragamuwa and Southern provinces in the morning too.
There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity
|Weather Forecast for Main Cities Date : 09/12/2016|
|Temperature (0C)||Relative Humidity (%)||
|Anuradhapura||22||32||90||60||Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00pm|
|Batticaloa||24||30||90||75||Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00pm|
|Colombo||24||32||90||55||Few morning showers and showers or thundershowers after 2.00pm|
|Galle||24||30||90||70||Few morning showers and showers or thundershowers after 2.00pm|
|Jaffna||24||28||85||75||A few showers are likely|
|Kandy||20||29||95||60||Showers or thundershowers after 2.00pm|
|Nuwara-Eliya||13||22||95||70||Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00pm|
|Ratnapura||24||33||95||55||Showers or thundershowers are after 2.00pm|
|Trincomalee||23||30||90||70||A few Showers|
|Mannar||25||29||90||85||Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00pm|