Landslide warnings issued to four districts

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Land slide warnings have been issued four districts. The building research organization said that warnings have been issued to Kaluthara, Kegalla, Nuwaraeliya and Rathnapura districts due to heavy rains

The Met department says prevailing showery and Windy conditions are expected to continue further today, due to active South-west monsoon conditions across the island. Showers will occur at times in the Central, Sabaragamuwa, Western and North-western provinces and in the Galle and Matara districts. Heavy rainfalls above 100 mm are likely at some places in the Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces. Fairly heavy rainfalls about 75mm are likely at some places in Galle, Matara and Kaluthara districts. Several spells of showers may occur in the North-central province. Strong gusty winds about 50 to 60 kmph can be expected across the island, particularly in the Northern, North-central and North-western provinces, Trincomalee and Hambanthota districts and in the western slopes of the central hills.

 

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