Heavy rainfall triggered flooding over many areas in West Africa and eastern Africa
Africa Weather Hazards
After 9 weeks below normal rainfall, drought has been reported in southwestern Ethiopia.
Heavy rainfall has lead to flooding in several cities in southern Niger, northern Nigeria, Chad, and the Darfur region of Sudan.
Heavy seasonal rainfall has resulted in flooding, fatalities, and many people affected over the Nile river basin in Sudan and the Sudd Wetland areas of South Sudan.
Heavy rainfall has led to flooding and fatalities over Senegal and Sierra Leone.