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  The GCC participates in the Arab and Gulf Meetings of Climate Outlook

GCC- Jeddah
The GCC represented by Dr. Saeed Al-Sarmi, the GCC meteorologist, participated in the 4th Arab Climate Outlook meeting (ArabCof) and the 1st Gulf Climate Outlook meeting (GCCCof) held during the period from 26-28 November 2019, in Jeddah, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The aim of this meeting is to discuss weather and marine factors that may affect the coming winter (December, January and February 2019-2020) and issue a seasonal outlook of temperature and rainfall rates in the Arab countries.
During the meeting, they also held the 1st meeting of the GCC Seasonal Climate Outlook Forum, and discussed with representatives from the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia and the World Meteorological Organization their needs of expertise and logistical support.