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Tue, 28 Aug 2018 18:46 - Updated Tue, 28 Aug 2018 18:46

Maritime Forecast

Luanda - The National Institute of Meteorology and Geophysics (INAMET) predicts following weather conditions for maritime navigation for four coastal regions of Angola until 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday,

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Namíbe: Partial view for Amélia beach

Photo: Rosario dos Santos

The northern Cabinda region (up to 200 miles from the coast), 4 to 6 degrees latitude, mist or fog for the weather and wind blowing west to northwest, with a force between 8 and 10 kilotonnes (KT) .

The waves will be 2.8 meters high, the sea will be agitated, very agitated locally at night and dawn, and low visibility (less than three kilometers).

In Zaire, Bengo, Luanda and Cuanza Sul provinces, latitude will be around between 6ºS and 12ºS.

The INAMET forecasts fog for the weather and the wind blows west-northwest to 13 KT.

The waves can reach 2.4 meters high, with peaks up to three meters high at night and sea will be very agitated locally, and the visibility horizontally weak (less than three kilometers).

In Benguela, the latitude can be set between 12ºS and 14ºS, the sky will be foggy and the wind will blow to the south to toward southeast, from 12 to 15 KT.

The waves can reach 2.6 meters high in the evening period waves up to 3 meters high, the sea will be very hectic, especially at night, and the low visibility horizontal (less than three kilometers).

In Namibe, latitude will alternate between 14ºS and 18ºS. The sky will show up with fog and the wind will blow in the south quadrant to the southwest, up to 18 KT. The waves will reach 3.4 meters in height, the sea will be very agitated and the visibility moderate horizontal (more than four kilometers).

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