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WEATHER ADVISORY FOR   RAINY CONDITION OVER THE SOUTHWESTERN PARTS OF THE COUNTRY.

VALID FOR NEXT 24 HOURS,

Issued at 10.00hrs on 24thJune 2017

(Early Warning Centre of the Department of Meteorology)

Due to active southwest monsoonal conditions, showery weather is expected during next few days (until 27th June 2017) in the south western part of the country and the possibility of continuing rain in the Kegalle and Kalutara districts is high.

Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts.

Heavy showers (about100 mm) can be expected at some places, particularly in Kurunegala, Kegalle, Rathnapura, Kaluthara, Gampaha, Colombo and Galle districts.

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.