Maldives Meteorological Service has predicted rain and thunderstorms in various parts of Maldives within the next 24 hours.
Met Office predicted heavy rain in central and northern atolls with winds averaging 23 - 29 mph and gusts of wind to reach 45 mph.
Average wind speeds in other areas are expected to be 7-17 mph.
Seas are expected to be rough in the central atolls, and moderately rough in other regions.
Met Office warned sea travelers of the worsened weather, due to the south-west monsoon, and has also warned of the possibility of tornadoes in cloudy areas.
On Wednesday night, a tornado swept across Addu City’s Hithadhoo, uprooting trees and damaging houses and buildings.
GDh Nadella has also been experiencing heavy rainfall and flooding due to the bad weather.