Met Department issues heat index advisory

The Department of Meteorology has issued a heat index advisory in effect from this evening till tomorrow (14).

The advisory covers the Western and Sabaragamuwa Provinces, and the Galle, Matara, Kurunegala and Monaragala Districts.

The Department said the heat index, which is the temperature felt on the human body, is expected to increase up to ‘Extreme Caution’ level at some places in the above mentioned areas. (Colombo Gazette)