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INFORMATION ABOUT METEOROLOGY

The public may gain access to various information regarding meteorology by visiting the following website :

  • 1. Official Website of Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) URL : http://www.met.gov.my

INFORMATION ABOUT METEOROLOGY The public may gain access to various information regarding meteorology by visiting the

Figure 1 : The homepage of the Official Website of Malaysian Meteorological Department

This is the official website of Malaysian Meteorological Department in which there is the latest information regarding meteorology throughout the country. The website consists of several sections including News and Events, Announcements, Press Statements, Latest Radar Image, Latest Satellite Image and Warnings. The daily weather in all states can also be view from the site main page of the site.

Besides that, the information related to forecast of both world and local can be obtained through the site. It is divided into three types of forecast which is general, marine and aviation. For general forecast, tourists can easily find out the forecast for tourist destination as it is already listed in the site.

This is the official website of Malaysian Meteorological Department in which there is the latest information

Figure 2 :

Weather outlook for Cameron Highland

On the other hand, the user only needs to click at the location they which to view and the information will be displayed for aviation forecast. The forecast for the selected region is displayed for the current day and the next two days onwards. The minumum and the maximum of the day are also included.

Figure 3 : The both world local forecast of the and Figure 4 : Example of
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Figure 4 : Example of obtained forecast in Warsaw, Poland

For marine forcast, the informations about fishery area, tide, weather, wind and wave can easily be obtained for the use of fisherman and all related individuals.

In addition, the public also gains the access to view the images from the satellite of Himawari-8 in the form of topography overlay both for the world or Asia. The temperature for ice, sea surface and synoptic obs are also included.

Figure 4 : The satellite image of the Asia Earthquake information that consist of recent events
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Earthquake information that consist of recent events including the exact date, time,
location, latitude, longitude and magnitude in Richter Scale are also provided not only for
the one occurring in Malaysia, but also for other part of the world. It also displays the
Figure 4 : The satellite image of the Asia Earthquake information that consist of recent events

location of the seismic monitor that is located in different places around the globe.

Figure 5 : Table of information regarding earthquake events in Asia

  • 2. Official Facebook of Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) URL : https://www.facebook.com/malaysiamet/

Figure 5 : Table of information regarding earthquake events in Asia 2. Official Facebook of Malaysian

Figure 6 : The Official Page of Malaysian Meteorological Department

The Facebook page for this department helps the Facebook users to quickly obtain the latest news about the current situation in Malaysia mainly for earthquake and tsunami alerts, strong wind and rough sea, heavy rain and tropical cyclone.

Figure 7 : Warning for lightning storm from the Official Page of Malaysian Meteorological Department on
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Warning for lightning storm from the Official Page of Malaysian Meteorological Department on
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