WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING

NEXT 24 HOURS (Issued at 1200 noon on 18 November 2019)

 

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the sea areas extending from Mannar to Hambantota via Puttalam, Colombo and Galle during the afternoon or night. Fairly heavy showers may occur in the sea area extending from Puttalam to Galle via Colombo. Showers may also occur at few places in the sea areas to the east of the island.

Winds will be north-easterly to easterly and speed will be (20-30) kmph in the sea areas around the island.

Temporarily strong gusty winds (up to 70-80 kmph) and very rough seas can be expected during thundershowers