(News) INDIA – India to boost co-operation with UAE on tsunami warning

https://www.livemint.com/news/india/india-to-boost-co-operation-withuae-on-tsunami-warning-climate-information-11610538401776.html The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a memorandum of understanding to boost cooperation with United Arab Emirates (UAE) on tsunami warning in the Oman Sea and Arabian Sea, and the larger climate information and...

(News) OMAN – Climate change is impacting sustainability of Omani fisheries and aquaculture

https://timesofoman.com/article/climate-change-is-impactingsustainability-of-omani-fisheries-and-aquaculture New research from HSBC and the Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (CEFAS), in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries & Water Resources in Oman, has identified the potential impact of climate...

(News) REUNION ISLAND – Tropical storm “Bongoyo” formed around 3,000 km east of Reunion...

https://la1ere.francetvinfo.fr/reunion/a-moins-de-3-000-km-a-l-est-de-lareunion-la-tempete-tropicale-bongoyo-est-baptisee-900266.html Tropical storm Bongoyo was named, on Monday 7th December, by the Mauritian meteorological services. It is located 2,995 km east of Reunion Island. A deterioration of the weather is expected from tomorrow, Tuesday.

(News) INDIAN OCEAN – A developing tropical storm

https://www.lequotidien.re/actualites/region/une-tempete-tropicale-encours-de-formation/amp/? The danger is far from immediate. But prevention is better than cure. A tropical storm in the making has been identified by Météo France in the North-East of Reunion Island and Mauritius. The system,...

(News) MALDIVES – Maldives has begun to feel effects of Cyclone Burevi

https://en.sun.mv/64241 The Maldives has begun experiencing the wrath of the tropical cyclone ‘Burevi’ currently located near Sri Lanka. According to the Maldives Meteorological Services (Met Office), the cyclone has now made landfall in Sri Lanka after...

(News) OMAN – Scattered rainfall predicted over parts of Oman

https://timesofoman.com/article/scattered-rainfall-predicted-over-partsof-oman There are chances of sporadic rainfall over the coasts of the Arabian Sea and fog in the desert areas of most of the Sultanate’s Governorates. A statement issued online by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA),...

(News) INDIA- Kerala on high alert as Cyclone Burevi closes in

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/state-on-high-alert-ascyclone-burevi-closes-in/article33225164.ece With the deep depression over the southwest Bay of Bengal intensifying into a cyclone (Burevi), preparations are in full swing in the State for tackling weather-related emergencies. The government machinery has been activated on a...

(News) OMAN – Medium to rough waves in Oman’s coastal areas

https://www.timesofoman.com/article/medium-to-rough-waves-inomans-coastal-areas-oman-meteorology The state of medium to rough waves (1.5-2.5 meters) will continue in most of the coastal areas of the Sultanate for the next two days due to the continued activity of the north-eastern winds,...

(News) ARABIAN SEA – Depression watch put out over Arabian Sea

https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/agri- business/depression-watch-put-out-over-arabian-sea/article33119036.ece In what is a significant turnaround in the ongoing active phase of the North-East monsoon, the focus is shifting away from the Bay of Bengal (Tamil Nadu side) to the Lakshadweep Sea and...

(News) OMAN – Oman celebrates the International Tsunami Awareness Day

https://timesofoman.com/article/oman-celebrates-the-internationaltsunami-awareness-day The Sultanate celebrated the International Tsunami Awareness Day today. The celebration this year aims to encourage the development of local and national plans to reduce disaster risks and save lives. The Sultanate, represented by...