Global Weather Hazards Summary: October 25-31, 2019

from Famine Early Warning System Network
Published on 24 Oct 2019 View Original

Considerable flooding continues across East and West Africa

  1. Heavy rainfall was reported in northern Ghana and bordering areas of Burkina Faso.

  2. The Logone River in northern Cameroon has flooded and continued rain expected next week is likely to maintain high water levels.

  3. Northern South Sudan has reported flooding from high river levels accumulating from parts of Sudan and Ethiopia.

  4. Parts of Ethiopia, Kenya, and along the Juba and Shabelle rivers continue to experience flooding. Above-normal rainfall is forecast next week.