Advanced Weather Information System is available throughout the country

2019-01-21 17:51:47

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The National Emergency Management Agency in cooperation with Mercy Corps Mongolia has been successfully implementing the project ‘Leveraging Tradition and Science in Disaster Risk Reduction in Mongolia -2’ for the fourth year.


In the frames of the project, the Advanced Weather Information System (AWI) has been launched and developed to provide herders with fast and real-time weather forecasts in cooperation with mobile operator companies and the National Agency for Metrology and Environmental Monitoring.


The AWI is now available for over 20 thousand herders of all 1820 baghs of 330 soums of 21 aimags.


To submit the request to get information, the herders and local citizens should send a message to the special number 130-105.