The met department states that the low pressure area has intensified in to depression and located about 250 km to the East of Jaffna.
As such, showery and windy conditions are expected to continue over the Eastern and Northern parts of the country and over the Eastern and Northern sea areas.
The sea areas will be rough and dangerous.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the Northern, North-Central and Eastern provinces.
Heavy falls more than 100 mili meters are also likely at some places.
Duty Meteorologist Dharshana Premathilaka stated that thunder showers will develop at most parts of the island after 2.00 p.m.