Thunderstorms and rain predicted over Sri Lanka

MN2 pass over Sri Lanka shows heavy clouds over and around Sri Lanka. Thunderstorms and rain predicted over the nation for next couple of days.

Meteor M2 – IR Image

Thunderstorm warning issued by VCCF Colombo for aviators.

  • Type: SIGMET
  • Hazard: Thunderstorm
  • Region: VCCF COLOMBO
  • Raw data: VCCF SIGMET C04 VALID 261310/261710 VCBI-VCCF COLOMBO FIR ISOL EMBD TS FCST WI N0600 E08040-N0936 E08300-N0700 E08930-S0200 E09200-S0200 E08615-N0310 E8300-N0600 E08040 TOP FL450 MOV NW=
  • Issued by: VCBI
  • Valid from: 2017-02-26T13:10:00Z
  • Valid to: 2017-02-26T17:10:00Z

Date: 02.26.2017 at 09:20 PM (UTC+5:30)
Captured by: Damith Jayawickrama.
Weather station: Colombo, Sri Lanka.

MN2 satellite image night pass over Sri Lanka

MN2 satellite image night pass over Sri Lana shows nice cloud patterns around Sri Lanka.

Meteor M2 – IR Image

Meteor M2 – IR Rainfall Image

Date: 02.21.2017 at 08:56 & 10:05PM (UTC+5:30)
Captured by: Damith Jayawickrama.
Weather station: Colombo, Sri Lanka.

MN2 night pass satellite image shows thunder storms on and around Sri Lanka

MN2 satellite images shows that thunder storms on and around Sri Lanka. Colombo FIR issued a thunderstorm warning for aviators.

M2 – IR Image

M2 – IR Rainfall Image

Thunderstorm

  • Type: SIGMET
  • Hazard: Thunderstorm
  • Max altitude: 42,000 ft
  • Region: VCCF COLOMBO
  • Raw data: VCCF SIGMET A05 VALID 191630/192030 VCBI-VCCF COLOMBO FIR ISOL EMBD TS FCST WI N0600 E07800-N0700 E08000-N0700 E08830-N0440 E08900-N0010 E07810-N0600 E07800 TOP FL420 MOV NW=
  • Issued by: VCBI
  • Valid from: 2017-02-19T16:30:00Z
  • Valid to: 2017-02-19T20:30:00Z

 

Date: 02.19.2017 at 08:56 & 10:15PM (UTC+5:30)
Captured by: Damith Jayawickrama.
Weather station: Colombo, Sri Lanka.

 

Satellite images shows no rain over Sri Lanka but little bit of clouds.

MN2 satellite images shows that no rain over Sri Lanka but little bit of clouds over the country.

Meteor M2 – RGB image

Meteor M2 – IR image