According to the latest forecast by the Department of Meteorology, intermittent showers and thundershowers are anticipated in several regions of Sri Lanka. The Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central, North-Western, and Northern provinces, along with the Galle and Matara districts, are expected to experience showers or thundershowers. Moreover, the provinces of Western and Sabaragamuwa, as well as Kandy, Nuwara-Eliya, Galle, and Matara districts, may encounter fairly heavy showers exceeding 75 mm.
In addition, other parts of the country may also witness intermittent spells of showers. Furthermore, it is advised that the public remain cautious as strong winds, ranging from 40-45 kmph, may occur sporadically across the island. Precautionary measures should be taken to mitigate any potential damage caused by localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers. Stay updated with the latest weather information and ensure adequate preparations are made to safeguard against adverse weather conditions.