KUALA LUMPUR, Jun 24 – Strong south-westerly winds between 40km to 50km per hour (kmph) and rough seas with high waves up to 3.5 metres are expected to continue in Reef North, Layang-Layang, Palawan and Labuan until Monday. The Malaysian Meteorological Department said the waters off Phuket will also experience similar conditions and expected to continue until Tuesday.
The situation is dangerous for small boats, sea recreational and sports activities, the department said in a statement today. Meanwhile, thunderstorms in waters off Phuket, Reef South, Reef North, Condore, Labuan (interior and west coast), Sulu and Palawan are expected to continue until late this evening. Such weather condition can cause strong winds of up to 50kmph and rough seas with waves up to 3.5 metres making it dangerous for small boats. — Bernama