Red notice on thundershowers accompanied by severe lightning was issued for 10 districts in Central, Sabaragamuwa, Southern and Western Province, the Department of Meteorology said today.
They said fairly heavy falls of more than 75 mm could be expected at some places in the areas and there may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers.
Accordingly, the 10 districts including
Gampaha, Kegalle, Kandy, Colombo, Nuwara-Eliya, Badulla, Kalutara, Ratnapura, Galle and Matara have been marked in red.
The general public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.