Somalia Flood Watch - Issued: 15th May, 2012
The 7-day cumulative satellite rainfall estimate (RFE) image below indicates moderate rains were received within the Juba and Shabelle basins in Somalia and within the Ethiopian highlands.
The rainfall forecast for the coming week is pointing towards moderate to heavy rains within the Shabelle and Juba basins both in Ethiopia and Somalia. There is minimal risk of flooding during this week along the Juba River. However, there remains a moderate risk of flooding in the lower reaches of Shabelle River during the coming week.
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