Strong Winds Along The Coastal Line
Sea areas in the Bay of Bengal to North-east and east of the island and southern sea areas can be rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 60-70 kmph. The sea area off the coast extending from Negambo to Trincomalee via Kankasanturai and the sea area off the coast extending from Mathara to Kalmunai via Hambanthota and Pottuvil can be rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 60 to 70 kmph. Met department requests Naval and fishing communities to be vigilant in this regards.
January 20, 2024