Heavy rains of 100mm expected

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Heavy rainfall exceeding 100mm could be expected at some places in the Central, Sabaragamuwa, and Western provinces.

Rainfall in the North-Western and South-Western parts of the island is said to increase, the Department of Meteorology said.

Wind speed can increase up to 40-50 kph at times over in the Northern, North-Central, and North-Western provinces and in the Hambantota district.