WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS
(ISSUED AT 1600 HOURS ON 25th APRIL 2019)
A low pressure area is developing over south-west Bay of Bengal to the southeast of Sri Lanka. It is likely to intensify into a depression and likely to move northwestwards. General public, Naval and fishing communities are requested to be attentive about future advisories issued by the Department of Meteorology in this regard.
There is a possibility that sea will be rough near shore and also the low lying in the sea areas off the coast extending from Beruwala to Tangalle via Galle and Matara, may experience surges due to the effect of swell waves, having 2.5-3.0 m height (This is not for land area) until tonight.
Naval and fishing communities are requested to be vigilant in this regards.
Tonight: Showers or thundershowers will occur over most parts of the island.
Fairly heavy falls above 75 mm can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa, Central, Southern, North-western, Western and Uva provinces.
Tomorrow: Showers or thundershowers will occur in Sabaragamuwa, Central, Southern, Uva and Western provinces after 2.00 p.m.
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 :||26-Apr-2019|
|City||Temperature (0C)||Relative Humidity (%)||Weather|
|Anuradhapura||35||26||90||50||Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m|
|Colombo||33||25||90||60||Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m|
|Galle||32||26||85||70||Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m|
|Kandy||33||21||95||60||Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m|
|Nuwara-Eliya||23||11||90||40||Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m|
|Ratnapura||35||24||95||60||Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m|
|Mannar||35||27||90||60||Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m|