MET Office Issues White Alert From Haa Alif Atoll to Gaafu Alif Atoll
The Maldives Meteorological Service (MMS) has issued a White Alert for the area from Haa Alifu Atoll to Gaafu Alif Atoll, effective from 16:00 to 22:00 hrs today.
This alert has been issued due to the anticipated heavy rainfall and thunderstorms expected during this timeframe.
Alert white for heavy rain and thunderstorms. pic.twitter.com/3bPnHR8OycNovember 4, 2023
The MMS recommends that individuals residing in or visiting the affected regions remain alert and take appropriate safety measures.
MMS categorises weather alerts as follows:
- White alert: Alert Level 1
- Yellow advisory: Alert Level 2
- Orange warning: Alert Level 3
- Red warning: Alert Level 4