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    Heavy Rainfalls over 100mm likely

    October 08, 2014

    The Met. Dept. says that low pressure area in the South-east Bay of Bengal has intensified into a depression and it will affect the weather over the deep and shallow sea areas off Eastern coasts by tomorrow onwards.


    Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts. Showers may spread to the North-Western province too. Heavy  rainfalls more than  100mm are also likely at some places.


    Thundershowers will develop at several places elsewhere during the afternoon or evening.


    There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. General public is  requested to take adequate precautions to minimize the damages caused by lightning activities.


    City Forecast:


    Showers at times in Nuwara Eliya, Kandy, Rathnapura, Colombo and Galle.


    Thundershower during the afternoon or evening in Batticaloa, Trincomalee and Anuradhapura.


    Thundershowers are likely during the afternoon or evening in Jaffna and Mannar.


    Max. Temperature of 34 °C is expected from Trincomalee.


    Min. Temperature of 12 °C is expected from Nuwara Eliya.


    24 hour period ending at 08.30 AM on 07.10.2014


    Max. Temperature of 34.6 °C reported from Trincomalee.


    Min. Temperature of 13.7 °C reported from Nuwara Eliya.


    Maximum Rainfall of 84.5 mm reported from Mathugama.




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