[WATCH] Thundery weather to persist until Sunday

An unstable airmass over the central Mediterranean has brought with it thundery showers

Unstable weather over the central Mediterranean brought with it thundery showers. (Photo: James Bianchi/MediaToday)
Unstable weather over the central Mediterranean brought with it thundery showers. (Photo: James Bianchi/MediaToday)
Thundery weather to persist until Sunday

Thundery weather and heavy rainfall have reached Malta flooding roads in several locations.

The unstable weather is expected to last until Sunday, according to Malta International Airport’s Meteorological Office.

A satellite image from the Met Office showing thundery clouds over Malta at around noon
A satellite image from the Met Office showing thundery clouds over Malta at around noon
Roads in some localities were flooded by the heavy downpour. (Photo: James Bianchi/MediaToday)
Roads in some localities were flooded by the heavy downpour. (Photo: James Bianchi/MediaToday)

People living in the San Ġwann area reported a massive thunder clap as a lightening bolt hit the ground at around 1pm.

Rain and thunder are expected until Sunday but the temperature will remain relatively high. (Photo: James Bianchi/MediaToday)
Rain and thunder are expected until Sunday but the temperature will remain relatively high. (Photo: James Bianchi/MediaToday)

The wind over the next two days is expected to blow from the south east, ensuring temperatures stay at a high of 23 degrees Celsius and 24 degrees Celsius on Saturday and Sunday, respectively.

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