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2021-06-12

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WEATHER FORECAST FOR 14 JUNE 2021

Issued at 12.00 noon on 13 June 2021

 

Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Central and Sabaragamuwa provinces and fairly heavy falls about 50 mm can be expected at some places.

Several spells of showers will occur in Western and North-Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts.

Wind speed will be (30-40) kmph in the western slope of the Central hills, Northern, North-Central and North-Western provinces and in Hambantota and Trincomalee districts. The wind speed can be increased up to 50 kmph at times in these areas.

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 13 June 2021     

Condition of Rain:

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several placesin the sea areas extending from Puttalam to Hambantota via Colombo, Galle and Matara.

Winds:

Winds will be south-westerly in the sea areas around the island. Wind speed will be (30-40) kmph andwind speed can be increased up to (50-60) kmph in the sea areas extending from Matara to Pottuvil via Hambantota and from Puttalam to Mullaitivu via Mannar and Kankasanturai.

State of Sea:

The sea areas extending from Matara to Pottuvil via Hambantota and from Puttalam to Kankasanturai via and Mannar will be rough at times. The other sea areas around the island will be fairly rough at times.

Naval and fishing communities are requested to be vigilant in this regards.

GENERAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS

Issued at 04.00 p.m. on 13 June 2021

Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Central and Sabaragamuwa provinces and fairly heavy falls about 50 mm can be expected at some places.

Several spells of showers will occur in Western and North-Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts.

Wind speed will be (30-40) kmph in the western slope of the Central hills, Northern, North-Central and North-Western provinces and in Hambantota and Trincomalee districts. The wind speed can be increased up to 50 kmph at times in these areas.

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 : 14-Jun-2021
City Temperature (0C) Relative Humidity (%) Weather
Max Min Max Min
Anuradhapura 31 25 85 65 Mainly fair
Batticaloa 33 26 85 55 Mainly fair
Colombo 31 26 85 75 Several spells of showers
Galle 30 28 90 80 Several spells of showers
Jaffna 32 24 80 70 Mainly fair
Kandy 29 23 95 70 Several spells of showers
Nuwara-Eliya 19 12 95 75 Several spells of showers
Ratnapura 32 24 95 65 Showers or thundershowers at times
Trincomalee 34 26 80 55 Mainly fair
Mannar 31 28 90 75 A few showers

 


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