Met office warns of bad weather for all regions of Maldives

People make their way through a street flooded with rainwater in Male' City. (Sun Photo/Fayaz Moosa)

Maldives Meteorological Services (Met Office) has warned of impending bad weather for all regions of the country.

Met Office issued a yellow alert for the northern areas of the country from H. A. Atoll to Lh. Atoll which expired 11:00. 

Areas of central Maldives is also expected to face bad weather. 

Windspeeds could be around 15 miles per hour and increase to 35 miles per hour during gusts for regions of the north and the central Maldives. Southern regions of the Maldives could face windspeeds of 13 miles per hour with showers expected.

Seas are expected to be moderately rough during gusts.