Several areas to experience thundershowers
The Department of Meteorology has stated that showers or thundershowers will occur in Northern, Eastern, North-Central, Central and Uva Provinces. Fairly heavy showers above 50mm can be expected at some places in Central and Uva Provinces and in Polonnaruwa District.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places elsewhere after 1.00 p.m.
Heavy showers above 100 mm can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa, Western and North-Western Provinces and in Galle and Matara Districts.
The Department urged the public to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers