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2024-03-02

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WEATHER FORECAST FOR 03 March 2024

Issued at 05.30 a.m. on 03 March 2024

Showers or thundershowers may occur at a few places in Kalutara, Ratnapura, Nuwara-eliya, Galle and Matara districts in the evening or night. Mainly dry weather will prevail elsewhere in the island.

The public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize the 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 05.30 a.m.on 03 March 2024

  Condition of Rain:

Showers or thundershowers may occur at a few places in the sea areas extending from Kalutara to Matara via Galle in the evening or night.

Winds:

Winds will be north-easterly and wind speed will be (20-30) kmph.

Wind speed may increase up to (40-45) kmph at times in the sea areas off the coasts extending from Colombo to Kankasanthurai via Puttalam and from Matara to Pottuvil via Hambantota.

State of Sea:

The sea areas off the coasts extending from Colombo to Kankasanthurai via Puttalam and from Matara to Potuvil via Hambantota can be fairly rough at times.

GENERAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS

Issued at 04.00 p.m. on 02 March 2024

Showers or thundershowers may occur at a few places in Kalutara, Ratnapura, Nuwara-eliya, Galle and Matara districts in the evening or night. Mainly dry weather will prevail elsewhere in the island.

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

 

   Weather Forecast for Main Cities                                                            Date : 3-Mar-2024
City Temperature (0C) Relative Humidity (%) Weather
Max Min Max Min
Anuradhapura 33 23 90 60 Mainly fair
Batticaloa 31 25 90 70 Mainly fair
Colombo 33 26 85 50 Mainly fair
Galle 32 25 85 70 Showers or thundershowers are likely after 4.00p.m
Jaffna 31 24 95 60 Mainly fair
Kandy 33 20 90 60 Mainly fair
Nuwara-Eliya 22 11 90 60 Mainly fair
Ratnapura 36 22 85 50 Showers or thundershowers are likely after 4.00p.m
Trincomalee 31 26 80 65 Mainly fair
Mannar 33 25 90 60 Mainly fair

 

 

Anawaki

Play Store link - https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.weather.portal.gov

 

“Anawaki” is a mobile application powered by the Department of Meteorology Sri Lanka enables you make better preparation for the day in relation to giving location specific, more reliable weather forecasts and information. Check the weather forecast in your location or any location in Sri Lanka in a blink of an eye. Simply know what the weather brings and always prepare for the weather changes.

 

 

GIS Weather portal

 

URL: https://weather.meteo.gov.lk/

 

Description - The website "https://weather.meteo.gov.lk/" is a platform dedicated for providing precise and reliable weather information in Sri Lanka. It serves as an official source of meteorological data, maintained by the Meteorological department of Sri lanka. The website aims to deliver more reliable up-to-date weather forecasts, warnings and observations to the public, businesses, and different interested sectors in Sri Lanka. In addition to the basic weather data, the website also provides insights into climate patterns, seasonal variations, and other meteorological phenomena relevant to Sri Lanka. This can be particularly useful for individuals planning outdoor activities, farmers monitoring weather conditions for agricultural purposes or for businesses making decisions depending on the prevailing weather.

 


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