The Department of Meteorology says the Northeast monsoon is gradually establishing over the island.
The Met Department accordingly predicts showers at times in the Eastern, Northern, North-central and Uva provinces and in the Hambantota and Matale districts.
Fairly heavy rainfall above 50 mm can be expected at some places in these areas.
The Met Department added showers or thundershowers can be expected at several places in the Western, Sabaragamuwa and North-western provinces and in the Kandy, Nuwara-Eliya, Galle and Matara districts during the evening or night with heavy rainfalls above 75 mm at some places in these areas.
Meanwhile, misty conditions can be expected at some places in the Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts during the morning.