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Expect sunny weather for the next five days

By COLLINS OMULO January 11th, 2018 1 min read

Most of the country will experience dry conditions for the next five days with possibilities of light rains only in the southern and western parts.

Kenya Meteorological Department’s deputy director Samwel Mwangi said parts of the South Rift, South Coast and the South Eastern lowlands may receive some rainfall during the next five days.

Last week’s rainfall was reported in parts of western, the Rift Valley, Central, South Eastern and the Coast.


According to the latest seven-day weather forecast released by the weatherman on Tuesday, covering between January 9 and January 15, Siaya, Kisumu, Homa Bay and Migori are expected to experience mainly sunny intervals the entire day with a possibility of showers and thunderstorms over a few places for much of the forecast period.

A similar weather pattern is expected in Kisii, Nyamira, Trans Nzoia, Baringo, Uasin Gishu, Elgeyo-Marakwet, Nandi, Laikipia, Nakuru, Narok, Kajiado, Kericho, Bomet, Kakamega, Vihiga, Bungoma and Busia.

The same is expected in Nairobi, Nyandarua, Nyeri, Kirinyaga, Murang’a, Kiambu, Meru, Embu, and Tharaka Nithi.

Interestingly, the usually dry Kitui, Makueni, Machakos and Taita-Taveta areas are likely to experience afternoon showers. Turkana, West Pokot and Samburu will have sunny intervals.