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2021-09-25

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Weather and Climate Data

 

 

WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING NEXT 24 HOURS Issued at 12.00 noon on 25 September 2021

The deep depression located over North Bay of Bengal lay centered near latitude 18.4N and longitude 89.7E. This system is very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during next 12 hours.

Naval and fishing communities are advised not to venture into the sea areas around latitude 16.0N and 20.0N longitude 85.0E and 95.0E until further notice.

Condition of Rain:

Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the sea areas extending from Mannar to Hambantota via Colombo and Galle. Heavy falls are likely at some places. Showers or thundershowers may occur at several places in the other sea areas around the island.

Winds:

Winds will be south-westerly in direction and wind speed will be (30-40) kmph in the sea areas around the island. The wind speed can be increased up to (50-60) kmph at times in the sea areas extending from Puttalam to Pottuvil via Colombo, Galle and Hambantota.

State of Sea:

The sea areas extending from Puttalam to Pottuvil via Colombo, Galle and Hambantota will be rough at times. The other sea areas around the island may be fairly rough at times.

Temporarily strong gusty winds and very rough seas can be expected during thundershowers.