Global Weather Hazards Summary: October 26 - November 1, 2018

from Famine Early Warning System Network
Published on 01 Nov 2018 View Original

Rainfall continues in southern Africa, while seasonal dryness strengthens in Kenya and Somalia

Africa Weather Hazards

  1. Heavy rainfall forecast next week may trigger flooding across eastern Tanzania, and coastal regions of southeastern Kenya.

Central America and the Caribbean Weather Hazards

  1. Poor rainfall since May has resulted in seasonal dryness across Hispaniola. Although continued rainfall has helped, dry conditions remain in Haiti.

  2. Dry conditions remain following a poor Primera rainy season, and poor Postrera rainfall distribution across Honduras, and western and northern Nicaragua.

  3. Since early August, below-average rainfall has strengthened dry conditions over central Guatema