The rains being experienced in most parts of the country are set to persist till Monday next week according to the Meteorological Services Department, The Herald reports.
In a statement to The Herald, MSD’s Mrs Gopo said:
Rainfall was being experienced in most parts of the country since Wednesday 8 January 2020. Thunderstorms (are) expected till Monday 20 January and heavy downpours in places. Thus there is a potential of flash flooding in flood prone areas.
There is a high pressure system which is expected to be ridging in from Friday night into Saturday causing the convergence in the country and that’s on Saturday and Sunday, we should expect an increase in the rainfall activity. Even though we have been receiving the rains, we are also expecting an increase in terms of the total amounts of rainfall in most parts of the country especially in the eastern, southern and northern parts of the country.
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