A low-level atmospheric disturbance is likely to develop in the vicinity of Sri Lanka. Hence Showers or thundershowers will occur over most parts of the island during the evening or night.

Heavy showers above 100mm can be expected at some places in Southern, Sabaragamuwa, Central, Uva, North western, North-Central and Eastern provinces. Showers may occur in the Western and Southern provinces during the morning too.

General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.

On the apparent southward relative motion of the sun, it is going to be directly over the latitudes of Sri Lanka during 28th of August to 07th of September in this year. The nearest towns of Sri Lanka over which the sun is overhead August 31 Kappachchi (Vavuniya District), Tammannekulama (Anuradhapura District) and Uppuveli (Trincomalee District) about 12.10 noon.