The Fiji Meteorological Services has been commended for its important work in providing accurate weather related data to Fiji and the region especially during the cyclone seasons.
With TC Harold behind us and Fiji and the region facing more severe weather conditions than before, the important role that Fiji Met plays can never be emphasised enough.
Touring the Western division this week, Minister for Infrastructure, Meteorological services, Lands and Mineral Resources, Jone Usamate said Fiji Met Services has played a critical role in preparing Fiji and the Pacific for any impending weather conditions.
“I am here today to convey my gratitude for the great work conducted. We were all pleased during our operation on TC Harold on the accuracy of the data provided by this office.”
Meanwhile Minister Usamate also visited Tuvatu mine, Vatukoula gold mine and other areas in order to familiarise himself with his new portfolio as the Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources.