"Yes, if they achieve this in the first half, they are "safe" from the rain threat", Ms. Shiroman Jayawardena, the Director of Sri Lanka's Meteorology department said exclusively over the telephone.
"There's a high possibility of rain in the afternoon. There will be thunderstorms after 3.00 pm".
"You can say it is a transition rain period between winter and summer monsoons in Sri Lanka".
The ongoing series has been marred with rain and bad light.