Rain and winds expected in several places across the island
Showers or thundershowers will occur in the Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Galle and Matara districts, the Department of Meteorology said today (18).
Several spells of showers will also occur in the Northwestern province and in Matale and Hambantota districts.
The Met Department further said that showers or thundershowers will occur at a few places in the Uva province and Ampara district after 2.00 pm.
Strong gusty winds up to 50 km/h are likely across the island, particularly in the Central hills, Northern, North-Central and North-Western provinces and Trincomalee and Hambantota districts, the Met Department added.