Sat, 03 Dec 2022 Today's Paper

cyclonic storm across SL predicted

2 December 2020 12:05 am - 0     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

  • Very likely to cross SL, bringing rains exceeding 200mm

By Yohan Perera   

The deep depression developed over the Bay of Bengal is expected to intensify further into a cyclonic storm and very likely to cross Sri Lanka, bringing rains exceeding 200mm, Department of Meteorology said yesterday.   

The Met. Department has issued a red alert for the Northern, North Central, Eastern, North Western, Central and Sabaragamuwa Provinces. Very strong gusty winds of about 80-100 kilometres per hour are expected in these provinces today and tomorrow, according to the department.  


The depression area in the south-east Bay of Bengal has concentrated into a deep depression and lay centered 500 km southeast to Trincomalee at 1130 hrs yesterday (01st December). The system is very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during the next 24 hours.   


The system is very likely to move west, northwestwards and cross the eastern coast of Sri Lanka between Batticaloa and Point-Pedro today. Strong gusty winds of 60-70 kmph is also expected. 

 

  • The system is likely to move west, northwestwards and cross the  eastern coast of SL between Batticaloa and Point-Pedro 

 


Order Gifts to Sri Lanka. See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Vegetables, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Sending Money,Online Books, Delivery Service, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop Sri Lanka

  Comments - 0

Order Gifts to Sri Lanka. See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Vegetables, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Sending Money,Online Books, Delivery Service, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop Sri Lanka

Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment




Order Gifts to Sri Lanka. See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Vegetables, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Sending Money,Online Books, Delivery Service, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop Sri Lanka

She said/He said

Much has been written and said in the last few days since the news was releas

POLICE ON TRIAL: Exercising Authority without Accountability

Although armed with the power of the State and empowered to use force against

Downfall and death of LTTE’s Mahathaya

The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) ceased to exist as a functioning

Rishi Sunak; why SL did not have a Tamil or Muslim as President?

Britain now has a British Asian, Hindu Prime Minister, though Rishi Sunak is