(EthioTime) Regular and irregular prolonged rainfall is forecasted in most areas of Ethiopia, where in north and eastern as well as south eastern parts of the country are expected to have heavy cloud, that would cause a heavy rain, while high flood across the Awash river and other areas is also predicted.
According the National Disaster Risk Management Commission, Humbule and Goro areas of the Alem Tena Woreda, Becho and Sire Woreda’s, particularly dwellers around the Koka Dam, Merti, Metehara (Fentalie) and Amibara districts are warned to take the necessary precautions of heavy flooding.
Residents of Dulecha, Gelealo, Tendaho Dam areas, Asayita Woreda, the previous Capital of Afar and region and Afambo areas are said to be victims of flood, the Commision disclosed.
The commission advised Afar and the other regions to facilitate evacuation and transportation facilities.
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