Tag: NIMET

Monday: Lagos rain ignores NiMet’s sunshine prediction

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) on Sunday predicted three days cloudiness and sunshine from Monday across the country. The Agency also predicted the possibility of rainfall in some Southern states later in the day. But Lagos rain seems not to keep to time and instead decided to come earlier. “Later[Read More…]

Weather Forecast: NiMet predicts 3-day cloudiness, sunshine from Friday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted three days of cloudiness and sunshine from Friday to Sunday. NiMet`s weather outlook released on Thursday in Abuja,  predicted cloudy skies with spell of sunshine over the northern region, with thunderstorms over parts of Taraba, Adamawa and Kaduna State in the morning hours[Read More…]

Nigerian Meteorological Agency has issued adverse weather alert

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has issued adverse weather alert that could cause significant flight delays and cancellations. NiMet also said flight turbulence could increase as a result of increasing thunderstorms, microbursts, heavy rains among other adverse weather conditions. The Director-General of NiMet, Prof Mansur Bako Matazu, disclosed this on[Read More…]

NiMET management appeal staff to shelve planned strike

Prof. Sani Mashi, the Director-General, Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has called on members of staff of the agency not to embark on the proposed strike by the joint union of workers. Mashi made the appeal in a statement by Mr James Odaudu, Director of Public Affairs, Ministry of Aviation, on[Read More…]

NiMet Weather Predictions across Nigeria

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted persistent dust haze conditions in the country on Friday. NiMet’s Weather Outlook released on Thursday in Abuja further predicted chances of early morning mist/fog over the coastal cities within the forecast period. “For Northern states, thick dust haze condition is anticipated over northern[Read More…]

NiMet Predicts Cloudy Weather Conditions For Monday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the central states of the country on Monday morning. The predictions are contained in the Weather Outlook issued by NiMet’s Central Forecast Office (CFO) on Sunday in Abuja. It added that there would be prospects of localised thunderstorms over[Read More…]

Nigerian Meteorological Agency On The Rainfall And Strong Wind Over Abuja

PRESS RELEASE Statement by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) on the Rainfall and Strong wind Over Abuja on Friday 24th January, 2014 A sudden weather change occurred over Abuja around 4.00 p.m. today Friday, 24th January, 2014 and brought the first rainfall accompanied by strong winds of 37 knots (67[Read More…]