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2021-05-07

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WEATHER FORECAST FOR 08 May 2021

Issued at 12.00 noon on 07 May 2021

Showers or thundershowers will occur at times over Eastern and Uva provinces and in Hambanthota district.

Showers or thundershowers will occur elsewhere over the island during the evening or night.

Heavy rainfalls above 100 mm can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa, Central, Western, Uva and Southern provinces.

General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.

 

 

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

                                            Issued at 12.00 noon on 07 May 2021

      

Condition of Rain:

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the sea areas around the island. Heavy rainfall can be expected at some places in the Eastern and South-eastern sea areas of the island.

Winds:

Winds will be South-easterly in the sea areas extending from Kankasanturai to potthuvil via Trincomalee and Batticaloa. Winds will be South-easterly or variable in direction in the other sea areas around the island. Wind speed will be (20-30) kmph.

State of Sea:

The sea areas around the island can be moderate.

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

 

GENERAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS

Issued at 04.00 p.m. on 06 May 2021

Showers or thundershowers will occur over most parts of the island during the evening or night. Showers can occur over Eastern province and in Mullaitivu and Hambanthota districts during the morning.

Heavy rainfalls above 100 mm can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa, Central, Western, Uva, North-western and Southern provinces.

General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.

 

   Weather Forecast for Main Cities                                                            Date : 7-May-2021
City Temperature (0C) Relative Humidity (%) Weather
Max Min Max Min
Anuradhapura 34 24 95 60 Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Batticaloa 32 26 95 70 Showers or thundershowers
Colombo 32 26 95 65 Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Galle 32 25 90 70 Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Jaffna 33 25 95 60 Showers or thundershowers
Kandy 31 22 95 65 Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Nuwara-Eliya 22 12 95 70 Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Ratnapura 33 23 95 65 Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Trincomalee 34 26 95 60 Showers or thundershowers
Mannar 33 26 90 70 Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m

 

 


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