MET predicts bad weather for North and Central atolls, heavy rain and rough seas expected

Maldives Meteorology has issued a White Alert to the Northern and Central Atolls as the monsoon rains continue in the Maldives.

MET has issued the White Alert from Haa Alif atoll till Dhaalu Atoll, starting from 1:00pm till 6:00pm. They had also issued a White Alert in the morning, from 7:00am till 1:00pm.

They noted that during these hours, heavy rains and strong winds of 22 - 27 mph with gusts of 45 mph along with rough seas are expected.

MET also appealed all land and sea travelers to be wary of the worsening weather conditions.