Strong winds: Naval and fishing communities warned to be vigilant


The Meteorological Department has warned naval and fishing communities to be vigilant following weather advisory that was issued earlier today warning of strong winds.

The Met. Department said seas off Hambantota and Batticaloa via Pottuvil will experience winds of 60-70 kmph while other sea areas will experience winds of about 50-55 kmph.

Meanwhile, fairly heavy falls of up to 100 mm can be expected in some places in the Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces and the Kalutara, Galle and Matara districts.

Friday, August 18, 2017 – 16:15

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Source URL: The Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Ltd.

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