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  MPERSS

   Marine Pollution Emergency Response Support System for the high seas

 

 

 

Marine Pollution Incident (MPI) AREA VIII (B)

The area of the Indian Ocean enclosed by lines 12°N - 10°30'S - 55°E to East African Coast

AMOC : Kenya

Contact point
JAMES W. MUHORO, KENYA METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT, MOI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ,P.O. BOX 98512, MOMBASA. KENYA.
Tel: +254-041-433789
Fax: +254-041-43689
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Website: www.meteo.go.ke
Operational contact point (24 h)
DUTY FORECASTER, METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE, MOI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Tel: +254-041-433789
Fax: +254-041-43689
Email:

Supporting Services

United Republic of Tanzania

Other relevant contact points

None

Marine Pollution Emergency Response Authority

KENYA PORTS AUTHORITY
MR. MBIRIRI, KENYA PORTS AUTHORITY, BOX 95009, MOMBASA.KENYA.
Tel: 254-041-31211
TANZANIA HARBOUR AUTHORITY

Marine pollution transport model available under MPERSS

Type of pollution model  
Name of model  
References  
Free  
Input (pollutant data)  
Input (Environmental data)  
Trajectory algorithm: Wind  
Trajectory algorithm: Current  
Trajectory algorithm: Waves (generation method, effect on advection)  
Fate algorithm: evaporation, emulsification...  
Model Validation  
Application area  
Real-time response capacity  

MPERSS trials

Date(s) and period(s) of trials Brief summary of results
   

Actual marine pollution emergencies

Date(s) and duration(s) of incidents Brief summary of results
   

 

(Last Updated: 09-08-2007)

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