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Six counties likely to suffer flooding: Met - 3 months ago, 26 Apr 03:00

Gloria Aradi

Nairobi, Narok, Isiolo, Samburu, Kajiado and Trans-Nzoia to get heavy rains until Tuesday next week.

The Meteorological Department has warned of a possibility of flash floods in six counties in the next few days.

Among those warned are residents of parts of the city that flooded following Tuesday's rainfall and other low-lying areas.

There is also a high possibility of flooding in Narok, Isiolo, Samburu, Kajiado and Trans-Nzoia counties.

According to the Meteorological Department, the flooding will only occur until Tuesday next week.

However, by the second week of May, the intensity of the rains will have reduced drastically in most areas in the country, it said.

“The forecast indicates that during the month of May, which marks the end of the season, the rainfall will be below the long-term average except for the western region and the coastal strip,” the department added.

“Analysis of the rainfall received and ...
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