Drought And Flood Monitor Bulletin

Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin,JANUARY, 2016.

The January 2016 edition of Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin is prepared using the Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI) technique. The SPI shows soil moisture conditions over various parts of the country. The data analysis results are presented in map forms showing the 1-month (i.e. January, 2016), 3-month (November, 2015 - January, 2016), 6-month (August, 2015 - January, 2016) and 12-month (February, 2015 - January, 2016) SPIs respectively done using cumulative rainfall....

Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin, December, 2015.

Dry conditions are expected to prevail in January across the country with continued southward retreat of the ITD. Drier-than-normal condition with its attendant water deficit is expected to continue across the country, especially in the North. Flows in rivers and streams are likely to continue to decline, a situation which will continue to slow down maritime, Dams and hydropower activities...

Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin, November, 2015.

The Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin for November, 2015 is prepared using the Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI) technique and presents soil moisture conditions in the various parts of the country. The maps presented are for the 1-month (i.e. November, 2015), the 3-month (September - November, 2015), the 6-month (June - November, 2015) and the 12-month (December, 2014 - November, 2015) SPIs respectively

Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin, July, 2015.

The Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin for July, 2015 is prepared using the Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI) technique. The maps presented are for the 1-month (i.e. July, 2015), the 3- month (May - July, 2015), the 6-month (February - July, 2015) and the 12-month (August, 2014 - July 2015) SPIs respectively. These maps show rainfall variations or degrees of wetness and dryness across the country during the periods under review.

Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin, May, 2015.

The Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin for May, 2015 is prepared using the Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI) technique. The maps presented are for the 1-month (i.e. May, 2015), the 3- month (March - May, 2015), the 6-month (December, 2014 - May, 2015) and the 12-month (June, 2014 - May, 2015) SPIs respectively. These maps show rainfall variations or degrees of wetness and dryness across the country during the periods under review.

Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin, April, 2015.

The Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin for April, 2015 is prepared using the Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI) technique. The maps presented are for the 1-month (i.e. April, 2015), the 3- month (February - April, 2015), the 6-month (November, 2014 - April, 2015) and the 12-month (May, 2014 - April, 2015) SPIs respectively. These maps show rainfall variations or degrees of wetness and dryness across the country during the periods under review.

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