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    Naval, Fishing communities be vigilant of rough deep & shallow sea areas

    July 13, 2014

    The Met Dept. issuing its weather forecast for Sunday (13), requests Naval and fishing communities  to be vigilant as deep and shallow sea areas off the coast extending from Mannar to Pottuvil via Colombo and Galle and Eastern  (particularly Bay of Bengal sea areas) will be very rough at times as the winds speed can  strengthen up to 70-80kmph at times. Other sea areas around the island will also be rough at times.


    Monsoonal wind speed may  strengthen at times in the sea area around island but the strong windy condition will  reduce to a certain extent after 13th., the Met Dept. further predicts


    Showers will occur at several places over the sea areas off the coast extending from Puttalam to Matara via Galle.  Winds will be Southwesterly and the speed will be 30-40 kmph. The winds can  strengthen up to 50-60kmph at times.(ST/kh)

    Last modified on Sunday, 13 July 2014 08:04

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