WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING

NEXT 24 HOURS (Issued at 05.30 a.m. on 24th April 2017)

Mainly fair weather will prevail in the sea areas around the island.

Winds will be westerly to south-westerly in direction and speed will be 30-40 kmph.

The sea areas off the coast extending from Kankasanthurai to Puttalam via Mannar and Matara to Pottuvil via Hambantota can be fairly rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 50 kmph.