Climate Prediction Center’s Africa Hazards Outlook July 17 – July 23, 2014

from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Published on 16 Jul 2014
  • Below-average rains were observed across much of West Africa during the past week.
  • Locally heavy rains continued across saturated areas in South Sudan and southern Sudan.

1) Above-average rain during the past thirty-days has resulted in saturated grounds and localized flooding in parts of South Sudan and southern Sudan. With above-average rain forecast during the next week, the risk for localized flash flooding is elevated.