Malacca Straits Model now available for sailorsBack to news page
15 November 2013
Malacca and Singapore Straits tidal model is now available for sailors .
The growing popularity and competitiveness of regattas in Asia (Raja Muda, King's Cup etc) means that sailors are looking for new ways to get an edge over their competition. Tidal currents in the Straits of Malacca can be up to 2kts and so having knowledge about where and when the tide will be turning and how strong the currents will be vital to beat the competition.
The model is availble as grib files and in Tideview, our online viewer.