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2018.04.22

Weather Forecasts

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WEATHER FORECAST FOR 24th APRIL 2018

(Issued at 1200 noon on 23rd April 2018)

A slight change in the prevailing weather is expected from 25th April.

Showers or thundershowers will occur at a several places in the Western, North-western, Uva, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-central provinces and in Galle, Matara and Vauniya districts after 2.00 p.m.

Misty conditions can be expected at some places in the Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces during the morning.

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

WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING

NEXT 24 HOURS (Issued at 05.30 a.m. on 23rd April 2018)

There is a possibility that sea will be rough near shore and also the low lying in the sea areas off the coast extending from Puttalam to Batticaloa via Colombo and Galle, may experience surges to 24th April 2018 due to the effect of swell waves, having 2.5-3.0 m height (This is not for land area.)

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 will be Southerly to South-easterly in direction in the sea areas off coast extending from Kankasanturai to Hambantota via Trincomalee and Batticaloa and Westerly to South-westerly in direction in the other sea areas. Wind speed will be 20-30kmph

WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS

(ISSUED AT 1600 HOURS ON 23rd April 2018)

A slight change in the prevailing weather is expected from 25th April.

Showers or thundershowers will occur at a several places in the Western, North-western, Uva, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-central provinces and in Galle, Matara and Vauniya districts after 2.00 p.m.

Misty conditions can be expected at some places in the Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces during the morning.

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

   Weather Forecast for Main Cities                                                             Date : 24-Apr-2018
  Temperature (0C) Relative Humidity (%) Weather
City Max Min Max Min
Anuradhapura 35 25 90 50 Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m
Batticaloa 34 25 90 60 Mainly fair
Colombo 32 25 90 70 Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m
Galle 31 25 90 75 Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Jaffna 35 25 95 60 Mainly fair
Kandy 32 21 95 60 Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m
Nuwara-Eliya 22 11 90 45 Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m
Ratnapura 34 23 95 60 Showers or thundershowers after 2.00p.m
Trincomalee 34 25 90 60 Mainly fair
Mannar 33 26 95 70 Mainly fair

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