Showers and winds increase till 19th July
Showers and winds are likely to increase in the Southwestern part of the country till the 19th of July 2019, the Department of Meteorology said today (17 July).
Showers or thundershowers will occur in Sabaragamuwa, Central, Western, Southern and North-western provinces and at some places in Uva, Eastern and North-Central provinces.
Gusty winds up to 40-50 kmh are likely in the Western, Southern, Sabaragamuwa provinces and the Northwest coast of the island.
Heavy falls about 100 mm are likely in Western, Central and Sabaragamuwa provinces and Galle and Matara districts, the Met Department added.
The Met Department further said that cloudy skies can be expected in the Southern part of the island today.