Officer in charge of the Met Department D.A. Jayasinghe Arachchi has said that showers may develop by this afternoon.
He said that showers or thunder showers may develop particularly this evening or night. At the same time heavy falls are likely at certain other places. Fairly localized winds may be experienced during the thundershowers. He said that scattered showers may be experienced in the Northern, Eastern, Southern and Southwestern sea areas, while scattered showers may also be experienced in the other sea areas too. Winds will be from the South Westerly direction and the speed may range from 10 to 30 kilometres per hour. He said that the Northern and Eastern sea areas may be slightly rough