As Malawi continue to grapple with ways of assisting thousands of people who have been displaced with floods, the Department of Meteorological Services, has warned of further flooding in most parts of Lower Shire area due to heavy the expected localized rains associated with heavy thunderstorms over most areas.
In its weather bulletin released Wednesday the department says heavy rains should be expected Thursday morning and thunder showers in the afternoon.
Here is the detailed weather bulletin report:
WEATHER FORECAST FOR TONIGHT AND TOMORROW 5TH FEBRUARY, 2015
WEATHER SYSTEM AND EXPECTED RESULTS:
Congo air mass and the development of a low pressure area in the Mozambique Channel will continue to bring lot of moisture into Malawi. Expect localized rains associated with heavy thunderstorms over most areas. The risk of flooding remains high mainly in the lower Shire valley.
Expect rains tonight and during the morning tomorrow. Heavy thundery r showers in the afternoon.
Forecast Temperatures: Ngabu Min.23°Cand Max.34°C
Locally heavy rains tonight. High chance of rains in the morning tomorrow and thundery showers during the afternoon.
Forecast Temperatures: Blantyre Min 18°Cand Max. 27°C
Expect rains tonight and in the morning tomorrow. Heavy thunderstorms and rain showers later in the day.
Forecast Temperatures: Lilongwe Min.19°Cand Max. 27°C
Heavy rains expected tonight. Partly cloudy with locally heavy thundery rain showers tomorrow.
Forecast Temperatures: Mangochi Min. 22°Cand Max. 31°C
It will be partly cloudy tonight and during the morning tomorrow. Expect heavy thundery showers in the afternoon.
Forecast Temperatures: Mzuzu Min.18°Cand Max. 28°C
WINDS: Light to moderate north westerly but gusty in stormy areas.
OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY: Expect rains with heavy thunderstorms to continue.
TIMES FOR SUNRISE AND SUNSET FOR TOMORROW 5TH FEBRUARY, 2015