WORLD METEOROLOGICAL DAY MARCH 23, 2020

Events

We need meteorological data to fight with the disease as bacteria and viruses survival and transmission depends on temperature and other weather phenomena. And these datas are provided by Meteorological stations.

Today on World Meteorological Day, we acknowledge the importance of meteorological datas and it’s importance on our daily lives. The day also highlights the contribution that National Meteorological and Hydrological Services make to the safety and well-being of society.

The theme of #WMD2020 is climate and water. let’s make the best optimum use of water and put water at the heart of climate action plans.

Things you can do to stay safe from #COVID 19 with water and other measures

Do’s
》wash your hands with soap and water often – do this for at least 20 seconds
》always wash your hands when you get home or into work
》use hand sanitiser gel if soap and water are not available
》cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve (not your hands) when you cough or sneeze
》put used tissues in the bin immediately and wash your hands afterwards
》avoid close contact with people who have symptoms of corona-virus
》only travel on public transport if you need to
》use phone, online services, or apps to contact your GP surgery or other NHS services