Yellow warning for rain extended.
The Diario reports that Portuguese “Met Office” (IPMA) has extended the yellow warning for the islands of Madeira and Porto Santo due to the forecast rain. IPMA indicate periods of rain or heavy downpours, accompanied by thunder, between the hours of 21.00 today and 21.00 tomorrow. The previous notice was only valid until 9 am on Monday. The Port Captain also issued a notice due to bad maritime visibility, in force until 07.00 tomorrow, recommending that vessels remain in port. The BBC forecast for the remainder of Sunday and tomorrow seems to concur: