The Kenya Metrological Department has predicted heavy rainfall in most parts of the country between the months of March and May.
“The peak of the rains is expected to be in the month of April for most regions except over the Coastal Strip where the peak is expected during the month of May,” said the weatherman.
The latest update from the Kenya Metrological Department indicated that the Lake Victoria Basin, the Highlands East of the Rift Valley (including Nairobi County), the Highlands West of the Rift Valley, the Northwest, the Southern Rift Valley the Central Rift Valley and the Southeastern lowlands will experience enhanced rainfall.
According to the weatherman, near average rainfall is expected over Northeastern and the Coastal regions over the same period.
The report by the Kenya Food Security Steering Group (KFSSG) indicated that the rainfall onset was timely in the western parts of the country but varied in the eastern parts of the country.