More than 100 mm of rain in some parts of the island - Met. Department
The Meteorological Department has announced that the low pressure area in the south east of Sri Lanka will develop into a low pressure area in the next 24 hours.
Heavy showers exceeding 100 mm are possible in the Eastern, North-Central and Uva Provinces and in some places in the Mullaitivu, Vavuniya and Matale Districts under the influence of the low pressure area.
Heavy showers of more than 75 mm are also expected in other parts of the island.