Southern Africa Floods and Cyclones Situation Update# 3

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 05 Apr 2012

This update is issued by the OCHA Regional Office for Southern Africa (ROSA). It covers the period of 01 March to 04 April 2012. The timing of the next report will depend on changes in flood conditions.


  • No reports of new flooding have been received in the past three weeks, and no new cyclones have formed over the south-west Indian Ocean.

  • Flood conditions persist in northern Namibia.

  • Between April and June, normal to below normal rainfall is forecasted for most of the region.

  • Both Mozambique and Madagascar are entering the early recovery phase of the response, for which funding is being mobilized.

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