United States Virginia change
Sri Lanka Breaking News
Sri Lanka parliament
vivalankaSri Lanka newsSri Lanka businessSri Lanka sportsSri Lanka technologySri Lanka travelSri Lanka videosSri Lanka eventssinhala newstamil newsSri Lanka business directory
vivalanka advertising
Stay Connected
Popular Searches
T20 World Cup
Sponsored Links
Sri Lanka Explorer

Cyclone Jaal close to the island

Nov 6, 2010 6:01:00 AM - itnnews.lk

The Met Department says that cyclone “Jaal” which had developed in the Bay of Bengal has neared Sri Lanka.

The Met Department said the cyclone is about 550 kilometers away from Mullaitivu. It is believed that it would move towards South India. Thundershowers are expected off the seas of Trincomalee, Mullaitivu, Jaffna Vavuniya, Anuradhapura and Mannar. Duty Forecaster Chaminda de Silva said that showers accompanied by winds could be experienced in other areas of the country.