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    Thunder showers in Uva and Eastern Provinces Featured

    July 11, 2014

    The Met Dept. in its weather forecast for Friday (11) forecasts thunder showers at several places in the Uva and Eastern provinces during the afternoon or evening. Also  temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers is also expected to occur.

    The possibility for increase in South-west monsoonal wind speed at times over the country, particularly along the western slopes of the central hills is still high says the Met Dept.
    Several spells of showers will occur in the Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts and there is a tendency for showers to spread to the North-Western province too.
    General public is requested to take adequate precautions to minimize the damages caused by lightning activities.

    Weather Forecast for Main Cities

    Anuradhapura and Mannar will have several spells of showers.

    Gall, Colombo, Nuwara Eliya, Rathnapura and Kandy will have Showers at times.

    Batticalao and Trincomalee likely to have showers/ thundershowers  during the afternoon or evening.

    Temperature & Rainfall

    Maximum temperature of 34.0°C is expected from Trincomalee   & Minimum temperature of 13.0°C from Nuwara Eliya.

    24 hour period ending  08.30 on 11.07.2014 -
     maximum temperature of   37.6 °C reported from Pottuvil
     minimum temperature of 13.4°C from Nuwara Eliya .




    Last modified on Friday, 11 July 2014 12:29

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