Heavy showers expected within next 36 hours

2019-04-15 at 19:57

The Department of Meteorology predicts showers in several areas over the island within the next 36 hours.

Showers of 100mm can be expected in the Sabaragamuwa, Central, Southern, Uva, Western and Wayamba Provinces and in the Anuradhapura district.

The Department said heavy lightning and strong winds can be expected along with showers.

The Met Department therefore urged the public to remain vigilant of possible accidents caused by lightning activity.