Rains and thundershowers are expected over most provinces, particularly in Western and Southern provinces and in Ratnapura, Batticaloa, Ampara and Polonnaruwa districts today, the Meteorology Department said.
Heavy falls of above 100mm can be expected at some places, particularly in Central, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, Uva, Western and North-western provinces and in Ampara and Polonnaruwa districts.
There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers.
The Meteorology Department urged the public to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.
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