SPECIAL WEATHER BULLETIN FOR HEAVY RAINFALLS AND STRONG WINDS IN THE WESTERN SEA AREAS.
Valid for next 06hours, issued at 1900hrs, 12th January 2018
(Issued by Early Warning Centre of the Department of Meteorology)
Due to an active cloudiness in the sea areas to the West of Sri Lanka, the possibility for heavy showers/thundershowers and sudden roughness, associated with sudden increase of wind speed (up to 70-80 kmph) in the deep and shallow sea areas off the coast extending from Puttlam to Balapitiya via Colombo is high.
(Naval and fishing communities are requested to be vigilant in this regards).