January 28, 2020
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    Mainly fair weather will prevail over most parts of the island.Misty conditions can be expected at some places in Central, Sabaragamuwa, Uva and Western provinces during the morning.

    WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING NEXT 24 HOURS

    Issued at 12.00 noon on 28 January 2020

    Condition of Rain: Mainly fair weather will prevail over the sea areas around the island.
    Winds:

    Winds will be North-easterly and speed will be (20-30) kmph in the sea areas around the island. Wind speed can increase up to (40-45) kmph at times in the sea areas extending from Matara to Pottuvil via Hambanthota.
    State of Sea: The sea areas off the coast extending from Matara to Pottuvil via Hambanthota can be fairly rough at times.
    GENERAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS

    Issued at 04.00 p.m. on 27 January 2020

    Mainly fair weather will prevail over most parts of the island.There is a possibility for Ground frost in some places in the Nuwara-Eliya district at the early hours of the morning.

    Weather Forecast for Main Cities Date : 28-Jan-2020
    City Temperature (0C) Relative Humidity (%) Weather
    Max Min Max Min
    Anuradhapura 32 20 95 55 Mainly fair
    Batticaloa 29 22 90 65 Mainly fair
    Colombo 33 23 80 45 Mainly fair
    Galle 30 24 90 70 Mainly fair
    Jaffna 29 20 85 60 Mainly fair
    Kandy 31 17 95 50 Mainly fair
    Nuwara-Eliya 23 5 95 50 Mainly fair
    Ratnapura 34 22 95 50 Mainly fair
    Trincomalee 30 22 90 55 Mainly fair
    Mannar 31 22 90 60 Mainly fair

     

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    The Health Ministry today introduced a 24-hour hotline to obtain information on new Coronavirus. Accordingly, people can contact the health officials via 071 017 0717 or 011 307 1073 to get information on the virus.

     

     
     

    Director General of Health Services Dr. Anil Jasinghe says that 11 more hospitals across the country have been arranged for treating suspected coronavirus-infected patients.He stated this addressing a press conference held this morning (28) on the measures taken to curb the spread of new coronavirus which took place at the Department of Government.

     

    All Sri Lankan students arriving from Wuhan, China will be moved to and screened at the Diyathalawa army camp for two week’s time, says Minister of Health Pavithra Wanniarachchi.She stated this addressing the special media briefing on the measures taken to curb the spread of new coronavirus which took place at the Department of Government Information this morning (28).Minister Wanniarachchi further stated that every passenger arriving in Sri Lanka will be screened at the airport and those who have high body temperature and show symptoms of coronavirus will be directed to the Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH) and other relevant hospitals. “Persons who are tested positive for coronavirus will be treated after separating them from other patients,” she added.The 22-member national action committee appointed to prevent the spread of coronavirus in Sri Lanka convenes daily to discuss the steps that should be taken to control the situation in the island, the Health Minister commented further.

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