COLOMBO (NewsRadio); The Department of Meteorology says the low-pressure area in the vicinity of the island is likely to move northwest ward and gradually move towards Tamil Nadu.
The Met Department said therefore, rainy conditions over the Northern, North-Central and North western provinces and the Trincomalee district will expect to continue further.
It added showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the Northern, North-Central and North western provinces and in the Trincomalee district.
Heavy showers above 100mm can be expected at some places.
The Met Department said showers or thundershowers will occur elsewhere during the afternoon or night.
Heavy showers above 50mm can also be expected at some places.
The Met Department added that fairly strong winds about 40-50kmph can be expected at times in the Northern, North Central and North western provinces.
The general public has been requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.