Hot weather to end for some areas today
The Met Department is saying that the current dry spell will be broken in some parts of the country this afternoon as several districts will get some rain.
The department predicts that thundershowers may occur in places such as Kalutara, Galle, Ratnapura and Matara districts after 2.00 pm today.
Misty conditions may occur in the Sabaragamuwa province and Nuwara Eliya district.
In order to minimize the damage, the general public is requested to take precautions.
Out at sea rough conditions and rain will prevail over the next 24 hours particularly from Mannar to Puttalam.
It said wind speeds will go up to 40 kmph.