According to the weather forecast issued by the Department of Meteorology for 10 January 2022 the low-level atmospheric disturbance still persists to the South-east of Sri Lanka.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Northern, North-Central, Eastern, Central and Uva provinces and in Hambantota district. Fairly heavy showers above 50mm may occur at some places in Eastern and Uva provinces and in Hambanthota, Polonnaruwa and Matale districts.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces and in Galle and Matara districts. Heavy showers about 100mm may occur at some places in Ratnapura, Kaluthara, Galle and Matara districts.
The met department requests the general public to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by temporary localized strong winds and lightning during thundershowers.