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Showers and strong winds expected over the island


Strong gusty winds can be expected over the island in the Central hills of the country and in the Mannar, Hambanthota and Maduru-oya areas, the Meteorology Department said.

Several spells of showers will occur in the Western, Central, Sabaragamuwa, North-western provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts.

The Meteorological Department warned that there may be temporary localized strong winds during showers and also requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning.