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The KMS Bulletin

The KMS Bulletin announcement calling for articles is out.

Contributors to the articles can come from any professional and need not be Meteorology. University, College, High School, Primary students, or Farmers, Teachers, Engineers, Lawyers or Laymen can contribute to the articles.

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For Your Information

Dear Distinguished Members,

pstyle="text-align: justify;">I take this opportunity to pass our sincere gratitude for your continued support of the KMS journals and for your loyalty to the society. It has been a pleasure to serve you in the quarterly Journal of Meteorology and Related Sciences (JMRS) published by this society. Note that, this is one of the core mandates of the society.

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KMS 21st AGM

In light of the Government's directive of banning all gatherings to curb the spread of Corona Virus, the KMS Annual General Meeting is scheduled for Friday, 26th March 2021. Both Virtual and Physical at the IMTR Auditorium starting from 8.30AM.

We wish all our members to closely follow instructions and advice from the Ministry of Health and health experts. We value you; please stay healthy against this global epidemic.

Dr Richard Muita, PhD

Chair KMS 

KMS 19th AGM

The Society held its 19th Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, 29th March 2019 at the Institute for Meteorological Training and Research (IMTR), Nairobi from 9.30 am. It was an interactive session where members were informed of the society's activities in the year 2018 and this year's projection. 

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KMS Virtual Conference: 21-23 October 2020

I would like to inform you that the 14th KMS International Conference, which was to take place in Naivasha, Kenya from 28th to 30th April 2020, has officially been rescheduled to 21st to 23 October 2020 in light of the current global novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

The KMS Conference organizers have resolved to a virtual conference.


Call for Papers – Extension Notice

The 14th KMS International Conference on Meteorological Research, Applications and Services will take place on 28 – 30 April 2020, Naivasha Kenya.

The date for submission of abstracts has CLOSED

Contacted authors are encouraged to submit their full papers

The Conference will run on the theme Climate Risk Reduction, Society and Sustainable Development. The conference will emphasize the need for the society to enhance its capacities and abilities to deal with weather and climate related hazards in the region as well as globally.

Contacted Authors are invited to submit their articles through This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a copy to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Call for Articles

We are pleased to inform members and the general scientific community that the first quarter 2019 KMS weather bulletin will be published soon. Interested persons are invited to submit their articles for consideration.

Articles can be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or delivered at the KMS Secretariat's office located in the Research Centre.

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