Weather

Orange Alert issued for islands from Haa Alifu Atoll to Shaviyani Atoll

The MET Office has issued an Orange Weather Alert to all the islands from Haa Alifu Atoll to Shaviyani Atoll.

The alert issued by the Maldives Meteorological Service warns of torrential rain and thunderstorms with a possibility of floods.

While the alert will be in effect until 8 p.m., this is the second Orange Weather Alert issued in the Maldives in recent history. The previous one was issued to the North and Central Atolls on 15 May 2020.