The department of meteorology said that the atmospheric disturbance is likely to intensify further and gradually develop into a depression and move closer to Sri Lanka affecting the weather over the country and surrounding sea areas.
As such, showery and windy conditions are expected to continue over the country and surrounding sea areas.
Cloudy skies and Showers or thundershowers are expected over the most parts of the island. Very heavy falls (around 150 mm) are also likely at some places. (Colombo Gazette)