After one of the hottest summers on record, rain is expected in the coming days, to bring some much need relief to the island.
A yellow warning is issued for rain showers, these can be heavy at times, along with strengthening winds and rougher seas.
The worst of the weather will be from Sunday evening through to Monday afternoon, and thunderstorms are a possibility.
An orange alert has now been issued for the mountainous areas of Madeira, with persistent rain, sometimes heavy, and gusts of wind up to 100kmph. The rest of the island and Porto Santo remains with the yellow warning, these will stay in place from 6am Sunday morning till Monday afternoon.