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Showers expected today


The Meteorology Department said that few places in Western, Sabaragamuwa, North-western and Central provinces and in the Galle district will experience showers today.

Showers or thunder showers are to be expected in the Uva province and in the Batticaloa and Ampara districts after 2.00 p.m.

Fairly strong winds of over 40kmh  can be experienced at some places in the Northern, North-central, North-western, Eastern and Central provinces and in the Matara and Hambanthota districts

On the apparent southward relative motion of the sun, it is going to be directly over the latitudes of Sri Lanka during 27th of August and 06th of September in this year. The nearest towns of Sri Lanka over which the sun is overhead today are Talaimannar, Illuppaikkadavai, Ambalpuram and Tanduwan about 12.12 noon the Meteorology Department said.