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2024-06-22

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ADVISORY

2024-06-21

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WEATHER FORECAST FOR 23 June 2024

Issued at 12.00 noon on 22 June 2024

 

Showers will occur at times in Western, Sabaragamuwa and North-western provinces and in Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Galle and Matara districts. Heavy showers about 100mm are likely at some places in Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in Kandy, Nuwara Eliya and Puttalam districts.

Several spells of light showers will occur in Matale, Anuradhapura and Mannar districts.

Strong winds of about (40-50) kmph can be expected at times over the Western slopes of the central hills, Northern, North-central and North-western provinces and in Trincomalee, Hambantota and Monaragala districts.

WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING NEXT 24 HOURS

Issued at 12.00 noon on 22 June 2024.

 

Condition of Rain:

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the sea areas off the coast extending from Puttalam to Hambantota via Colombo and Galle.

Winds:

Winds will be south-westerly and wind speed will be (35-45) kmph.

Wind speed can increase up to (60-65) kmph at times in the sea areas off the coasts extending from Mannar to Chilaw via Puttalam and from Hambantota to Pottuvil.

Wind speed can increase up to (50-55) kmph at times in the sea areas off the coasts extending from Chilaw to Hambantota via Colombo and Galle and from Trincomalee to Mannar via Mullaitivu and Kankasanthurai.

State of Sea:

The sea areas off the coasts extending from Mannar to Chilaw via Puttalam and from Hambantota to Pottuvil can be very rough at times.

The sea areas off the coasts extending from Chilaw to Hambantota via Colombo and Galle and from Trincomalee to Mannar via Mullaitivu and Kankasanthurai can be rough at times.

Waves heights may increase (about 2.0–2.5 m) in the sea areas off the coast extending from Kalpitiya to Pottuvil via Colombo, Galle, and Hambantota (this is not for land area).

Naval and fishing communities are requested to be attentive in this regard.

GENERAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS

Issued at 04.00 p.m. on 22 June 2024

Showers will occur at times in Western, Sabaragamuwa and North-western provinces and in Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Galle and Matara districts. Heavy showers about 100mm are likely at some places in Western and Sabaragamuwa provincesand in Kandy, Nuwara Eliya and Puttalam districts.

Several spells of light showers will occur in Matale, Anuradhapura and Mannar districts.

Strong winds of about (40-50) kmph can be expected at times over the Western slopes of the central hills, Northern, North-central and North-western provincesand in Trincomalee, Hambantota and Monaragala districts.

 

 

   Weather Forecast for Main Cities                                                            Date : 23-Jun-2024
City Temperature (0C) Relative Humidity (%) Weather
Max Min Max Min
Anuradhapura 34 26 90 60 Several spells of light showers
Batticaloa 36 26 85 50 Mainly fair
Colombo 30 27 85 75 Showers at times
Galle 30 26 90 75 Showers at times
Jaffna 32 27 90 70 Mainly fair
Kandy 29 24 90 70 Showers at times
Nuwara-Eliya 19 16 95 85 Showers at times
Ratnapura 30 25 95 80 Showers at times
Trincomalee 34 27 80 50 Mainly fair
Mannar 31 28 85 75 A few showers

 

 

 

 

 

 

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