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Wet Weather Conditions To Continue: Met Department

Wet Weather Conditions To Continue: Met Department

The Meteorological Services of Zimbabwe has said the wet weather conditions prevalent in the country will continue until Friday this week. We present the weather report and forecast issued by the Met Department on the 20th of April 2022. 

PREAMBLE

ZIMBABWE EVENING WEATHER REPORT AND FORECAST ISSUED AT 1600 IHRS ON WEDNESDAY 20 APRIL 2022 VALID UNTIL FRIDAY 22 APRIL 2022.

It was cloudy over much of the country yesterday: while thundery rain showers covered areas along and north of the main watershed, the southern areas were governed by cool and windy conditions coupled with rain and drizzle. Rainfall amounts exceeding 50mm were recorded at Karoi (86mm), Concession (73mm), Chinhoyi (61mm), Bindura (51mm) and Acturus (50mm); however, no reports of flooding have been received. Meanwhile, moisture continues being circulated within the Zimbabwean atmosphere.

FORECAST FOR TOMORROW, THURSDAY 21 APRIL 2022

Mostly cloudy and mild conditions are expected across the whole country with intermittent rain showers that may be thundery in places. Localized heavy rain remains probable in Mashonaland West, Midlands and Harare Metropolitan.

IMPACTS

• Rain and cold may affect your plans, please plan with the weather in mind.

• A decrease in temperature affects the body’s health, with common colds, influenza and fever, as well as asthma, being common.

• lightning may still strike from a distant cloud, even when the sky overhead is clear.

ACTIONS TO TAKE

• Dress appropriately to keep warm and if need be seek advice from a certified health professional.

• Rain may affect adversely affect crops in the field awaiting harvest, thus harvesting and suitable storage for drying is recommended where possible.

• When thunder roars, it is best to be indoors. If outdoors please find shelter immediately: do not shelter under trees or in isolated shed. Do not ride at the back of an open truck or a tractor.

• Do not cross rivers or streams of unknown depths even if no heavy rains have occurred in your area. they may have occurred upstream.

TEMPERATURES FOR THE MAIN CITY CENTRES

Max today

Harare

20

Bulawayo

16

Gweru

16

Mutare

20

Kwekwe

23

Kadoma

24

Masvingo

17

Chinhoyi

23

Lupane

23

Bindura

22

Marondera

18

Gwanda

16

Min tomorrow 14 13 13 11 15 12 14 16 12 16 12 13
Max tomorrow 21 18 18 21 23 24 19 24 22 22 19

18

FORECAST OF TOMORROW’S WEATHER IN HOLIDAY RESORTS

PLACE

DETAILS

Min

Max

VICTORIA FALLS:

Mostly cloudy with rain showers

16

22

KARIBA:

Mostly cloudy with rain showers

20

26

GREAT ZIMBABWE:

Mostly cloudy with rain showers

15

19

NYANGA:

Mostly cloudy with rain showers

13

17

VUMBA:

Mostly cloudy with rain showers

13

17

MATOPOS:

Mostly cloudy with rain showers

12

17

CHIMANIMANI:

12

16

WEATHER FORECAST FOR FRIDAY 22 APRIL 2022

The bulk of the country, covering much of Midlands, Bulawayo Metropolitan, Matabeleland South, Masvingo, Harare Metropolitan, Mashonaland Central and Mashonaland West, should be cloudy and warm with light intermittent rain showers. Isolated afternoon thunderstorms are anticipated in the periphery of the circulation (namely Matabeleland North, Mashonaland East, and Manicaland province) with brief cloudy periods and warm daytime conditions.

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6 Comments

passion 3 months ago

tafa nechando mudzimba umo


passion 3 months ago

tafa nechando mudzimba umo


THE FARMER 3 months ago

Hey, how can l harvest my 250ha of Soya,


extention officer 3 months ago

when the soya leafs are yellow
kindly uproot the whole plant

set them on a tent wait for the leaves to turn khaki

find a wooden log hit the harvested plants
the pods will peel off leaving the seeds
kindly grade pullout the soya plants leaving the seed on the flow

rest will follow

The Farmer lite 3 months ago

my brother thank you for reaching out seeking for knowledge but learn to tell the truth
how can u grow 250hec of soya without any guidance from those who supplied your seed
i believe the seed companies must be there for you offering agronomic guidance from seed innoculation till post harvest exercise are all done

this is a backyard garden with Soya
sorry for insulting your


Muzukuru WaNehanda 3 months ago

Let us just plant wheat now and see what will become of bread price todya chomodho



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