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    Windy condition over sea areas will reduce by this evening

    September 01, 2014

    The Met. Dept. says that Windy condition over the sea areas around the island will be reduced by this evening (01 Sept.). Several spells of light showers will occur in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Northwestern and Central provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts.

     

    Strong winds at times (up to 60kmph) can be expected over the central hills, Northern parts of the country and over the sea areas off the Northern, Northeastern and Eastern coast. Winds speed can strengthen up to 70-80kmph at times in the Bay of Bengal.

     

    On the apparent southward relative motion of the Sun, it is going to be directly over the latitudes of Sri Lanka during 28th of August and 07th of September in this year. The nearest towns of Sri Lanka over which the sun will overhead today (01), are Murundanveli, Sinharagama, Diwulwawa and Somapura around 12:11 noon.

     

    City Forecast:

     

    Afternoon or evening thundershowers likely in Batticaloa.

    Several spells of light showers in Rathnapura, Nuwara Eliya, Kandy, Colombo and Galle.

    Mainly fair in Jaffna , Anuradhapura, Trincomalee and Mannar.


    Max. Temperature of 35 °C is expected from Trincomalee.


    Min. Temperature of 13 °C is expected from Nuwara Eliya.


    The 24 hour period ending at 08.30 on 31.08.2014

    Max. Temperature of 37.2 °C reported from Pottuvil.

    Min. Temperature of 13.2 °C reported from Nuwara Eliya.

    Maximum Rainfall of 17.6 mm reported from Yatiyanthota.
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