Aug 02, 2019

Fishing and Naval Communities warned to be alert

The sea area extending from Puttalam to Mullaitivu via Kankasanturai will be rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 55-65 kmph at times. ,said the Department of Meteorology.

General public, Naval and fishing communities are requested to be attentive about future advisories issued by the Department of Meteorology in this regard.

Several spells of showers will occur in Western, Sabaragamuwa and Southern provinces.

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Eastern, Uva and Central provinces and in Polonnaruwa district after 2.00 p.m.

There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers.

General public is requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.