Forecasting: 

Is branch of meteorological department charged with role of generating and disseminating weather and climate information for various users that include general public, specialized economic sectors, and Marine services. The branch is also responsible for insuring efficient and effective quality meteorological data exchange on the national, regional and global meteorological networks. The branch consists of three divisions namely weather prediction division, public weather services and Meteorological communication.

Public Weather Services:
The main objectives is to enhance awareness of available meteorological services and their benefits to the public and policy makers and to ensure correct public understanding and interpretation of the meteorological information. This was based on the understanding that the more knowledge the public and policy makers have on weather, the more they will appreciate and be supportive of efforts aimed at improving the quality of weather forecast.