Weather change likely

Published : 9:47 am  March 9, 2016 | No comments so far |  |  (502) reads | 

The prevailing hot weather being experienced in several parts of the country is likely to change slightly, the Meteorology Department said.

It said a few showers would occur in the Eastern and Uva Provinces and in the Hambantota district. “Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the Western, North-Western, Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces and in the Galle and Matara Districts in the afternoon,” the Met Department said. It said slight showers were reported from a few places in the Western, Central, Sabaragamuwa, Eastern and Uva Provinces yesterday. The Department warned that temporary localized strong winds could prevail during thundershowers.