Several areas will continue to experience rain although the disturbances in the atmosphere have eased.
The Officer in charge of the Randenigala and Rantambe reservoirs H.M. Kalubanda said they had to open two gates of the reservoirs last night due to the heavy rain experienced in the vicinity. However, these were again closed this afternoon.
The Mutukandiya tank, the larges in the Moneragala district overflowed after 15 years. As a result, the people of the area received an opportunity to catch fish. The villagers said they were able to earn a handsome income.