The Maldives Meteorological Service (MET) has issued an orange alert for the region between Haa Alifu and Kaafu atolls.
MET expects torrential rain and strong winds in the region from 17:00 to 21:00.
Furthermore, the average wind speed is expected to be between 34 and 40 miles per hour, with gusts reaching 55 miles per hour.
Seas are expected to be rough during showers with swell wave surges. MET advises travelers to be cautious of rough seas.