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Sea Level Prediction for Samoa

Sea level rise continues to affect Samoa's coastal industries and ecosystems. As a direct result, livelihood of local communities are severe impacted. Through utilisation of a sea level prediction model that allows us to predict sea level changes up to 1 to 9 months in advance.

The Seasonal Prediction of Sea level service is designed to inform local communities and Government agencies (Fisheries Division-MAF, Division of Environment Conservation-MNRE and Disaster Management Office-MNRE) by providing early warning and prediction information to minimize risks/impacts of changing sea levels.

The following products were generated from POAMA-2 Global Climate Model under PACCSAP that Samoa is a Partner Country.

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Sea level predictions for Samoa are now available for the following seasons

August to October 2019  

September to November 2019   

October to December 2019  

 

aug oct

Sea Level near Samoa is predicted to increase between 1-5cm from average for Aug to Oct 2019 period.

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sept nov

Sea Levels near Samoa is forecast to increase between 1cm to 5cm from average for Sept to Nov 2019 period.

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oct dec

Sea Levels near Samoa is forecast to increase between 1cm to 5cm from average for Oct to Dec 2019 period.

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