• Lagos, Nigeria with floods and a 16-day forecast for the period of rains in Africa

    The last week, a Nigerian capital, Lagos, was heavily flooded by 1,5-meter high floodwater. In 24 hours fell 125 mm of rain and according to NiMet, the presence of very deep vertical extent of moisture and moisture-laden winds up to about 3000m (700hPa) level in the atmosphere coupled with instability ...
  • 10 dead after a storm in Banjul, Gambia

    Storm system within an ITCZ (Intertropical Convergence Zone) hit between Monday and Wednesday 5.-7. July 2021 a few countries in western Africa. The worst manifestations the system brought into the Gambia, mainly the region of the capital, Banjul, where 10 people were killed by floods and severe winds. According to ...