Severe Storms In Eastern Coasts



According to met department it is very likely to developed  cyclones and storms in Eastern coasts of Sri Lanka within the next 48 hours. Cloudy skies can be expected over most parts of the island. Showers will occur at several places in Western, Southern, Sabaragamuwa, North-Western and Central provinces. 

Naval and fishing communities are requested to be attentive within the next 48 hours. Wind speed will be (50-60) kmph over the deep sea areas to the Southeast of Sri Lanka and can be rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 70 kmph at times. (The wind speed can increase up to 90 kmph at times in these sea areas after the system develops into a cyclonic storm). The fishermen are advised not to venture into deep Bay of Bengal sea areas to the southeast of Sri Lanka until further noticed.

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