Maldives Meteorological Services (MET) has issued a yellow alert for the major parts of the country.
The alert is issued from Haa Alifu atoll in the north to Thaa Atoll between 12:00 PM in the afternoon to 04:00 PM in the evening. Moreover, during this time there would be strong winds of 25-30 miles per hour with very rough seas.
MET Office stated that the Southwest monsoon has kicked into full gear all over the Maldives and in the next 3 days widespread rain and thunderstorms will be experienced all across the country. Seafarers are advised to take necessary precautions in the next few days.