Validity: 14/09/2021-20/09/2021

GENERAL OUTLOOK

1.1       Wind Speed & Direction:

Southeasterly winds expected over Kenya and Tanzania waters  with wind speeds ranging from 10 to 20 knots (5-10 m/s) while  over Somalia waters the winds are expected to be southwesterly with wind speed in the range of 10 to 25knots (5– 12.5m/s) throughout the forecasting period.

1.2       Sig. Wave Height and Direction:

Slight to moderate waves of 0.8 – 2.7 m (≈ 3 – 9ft) expected to be mainly south easterly over Kenyan and Tanzania turning to southerly over Somali waters during the forecasting period.

1.3       Sea conditions

  • Slight to Moderate sea condition with wave heights of 0.8-2.7m (3-9ft) is expected offshore the Tanzanian, Kenyan and Somali waters while
  • Fresh to Strong breeze expected with wind speeds of 10-25 Knots (≈ 5 – 12.5m/s) along the Tanzanian, Kenyan and Somalia waters throughout the forecasting period.