Thursday, October 26, 2017

Somalia Rainfall Forecast - Issued: 25 October 2017

(Relief Web)- The three days cumulated rainfall forecast (Map 1) is pointing towards light rains in the southern regions bordering Kenya and Scattered places in Somaliland. Light rains are also expected in parts of Bari region of in the north within the three days. The one week forecast (Map 2) is calling for increased rains in Somaliland and the upper parts of the Juba and Shabelle basins within the Ethiopian highlands.
River levels in the middle reach of Shabelle are currently high with a moderate risk of flooding in Jowhar and the environs given the rainfall forecast.

Users are advised that this is a forecast and at times there may be discrepancies between forecast and actual amounts of rainfall received. The forecast, observed river levels and rainfall amounts are updated on a daily basis and can be found on this link: