Kenya ā€“ Severe Weather (WMO,NMS, NOAA, Media)

  • Heavy rain, consequent floods and landslides continue affecting several parts of the country over the past month. Approximately 54 mm of rain were observed in 24 h in Nyeri municipality, Central province, over 29-30 November.
  • As of 30 November, media report over 20 people have died, of which 10 in Gatundu, Kiambu county, and at least 12 in Homa Bay county. At least 14 people are missing and about 1 000 families have been displaced in Migori county over the past two days. In total, at least 80 people have died throughout the country within the last month.
  • Over the next 24 h rain may still affect most parts of the country with possibly heavy rain affecting the northern parts.