CJTF HOA METOC Officer and Djiboutian Navy Lt. Discuss Weather Patterns
U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Bryan Black, Cobined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) Joint Meteorological and Atmospheric Operations Center (METOC) officer, discusses weather patterns with Djiboutian Navy Lt. Gouled Osman at the Djiboutian Navy Maritime Operations Center May 1, 2014, in Djibouti. CJTF-HOA METOC, Djiboutian Navy and U.S. Africa Command weather systems support cadre installed a weather sensor at Maskali Island and will continue to add more sensors in Djibouti to gather wind-speed data to assist ships transiting the Bab-El-Mandeb Strait determine conditions on the water affected by wind.