Advisory for strong gusty winds

Advisory for strong gusty winds


The Department of Meteorology has issued an advisory for strong winds in several provinces in the country. 

Strong gusty winds about 50-60 kmph can be expected across the island, particularly in the Northern, North-central, Southern, North-western provinces and Trincomalee district and in the western slopes of the central hills, it said.

Meanwhile showers are expected to occur at times in Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central and North-western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts.

Heavy rainfalls about 75mm are likely at some places in Nuwara-eliya, Kandy, Rathnapura, Kegalle, Galle and Matara districts.

A few showers may occur in Northern province and Anuradhapura district