December 14, 2020

Meteorology (weather at sea) – sources of meteorological information

Sources of meteorological information available to the mariner include the following: Maritime coastal radio stations (Walvis Bay, Luderitz, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban). These provide storm warnings and weather forecasts. Cape Naval Radio (Silvermine, Cape Town). They provide facsimile weather maps and weather forecasts on behalf of the […]