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    Showery weather and strong windy conditions over the island

    October 10, 2014

    The Met. Dept. says that under the influence of   Severe Cyclonic Storm “Hudhud” in the Bay of Bengal, showery weather in the south western and Northern parts and strong windy conditions over the island and in the surrounding sea areas can be expected.

    Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the Western, Sabaragamuwa, Central, North-Western and Northern provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts. Heavy rain falls more than 100mm are also likely at some places.


    Thundershowers will develop at several places in the Uva and Eastern provinces during the afternoon or evening.


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


    Main City forecast:
    Thundershower during the afternoon or evening in Trincomalee and Batticaloa.
    Thundershower are likely during the afternoon or evening in Anuradhapura, Jaffna and Mannar.
    Showers at times in Colombo, Galle, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya and Ratnapura.

    Max.Temperature of 34 °C expected from Trincomalee.
    Min. temperature of 13 °C  is expected from Nuwara Eliya.


    24 hour period ending at 08.30 AM on 09.10.2014

    Max. Temperature of 34.9 °C reported from Batticaloa.
    Min. Temperature of 14.4 °C reported from Nuwara Eliya.
    Maximum Rainfall of 80.6 mm reported from Padukka Estate.



    Last modified on Friday, 10 October 2014 09:08

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