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Statement from the 21st Annual Southern Africa Regional Climate Outlook Forum (SARCOF-21)

SUMMARY
The bulk of Southern African Development Community (SADC) is likely to receive normal to below-normal rainfall for most of the period October to December (OND) 2017 and normal to above-normal rainfall for the January to March (JFM) 2018. However, northernmost Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), northern Tanzania, the islands states, eastern-most Madagascar and the south-eastern contiguous SADC region are likely to receive normal to above-normal rainfall throughout the 2017/18 rainy season.

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Organization(s): 
Southern African Development Community
Original Publication Date: 
31 Aug 2017
Document type: 
Press Statement
Theme(s): 
Environment
Natural Disasters
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
Southern Africa: Food Insecurity - 2015-2017