Weather: Met Department has released the forecast for today

Heavy rains of around 75-100 mm have been forecast for the following areas;

  • Western Province
  • Sabaragamuwa Province
  • Southern Province
  • Uva Province

According to the Met. Department, Sri Lanka is to expect thundershowers in the afternoon after 2 p.m.

Natural Disasters

Kegalle and Ratnapura has been given landslide warnings till this afternoon (November 9) and the public is asked to be vigilant over the matter.

Meanwhile the Galle – Baddegama main road has been flooded due to the heavy rains in the area last night (November 8).

According to the correspondents, the water levels receded by early this morning.