Tag: El Nino

Zimbabwe Dams About Half Full Signaling Crisis

Zimbabwe Dams About Half Full Signaling Crisis

ZIMBABWE’S major dams are about half full and supplies won’t last through the start of the rainy season in October, Water Minister Oppah Muchinguri said. “These are the chilling effects of the climate phenomenon which has not only affected Zimbabwe, but the whole SADC region,” she said, referring to southern […]

Cloud-seeding operations begin in drought-stricken Zimbabwe

Cloud-seeding operations begin in drought-stricken Zimbabwe

ZIMBABWE’S Meteorological Services Department has started a countrywide cloud-seeding operation, the Harare-based Daily News reported, citing Tich Zinyemba, a forecaster with the agency. More than 95% of the Southern African country has received less than three-quarters of its average rainfall this season, Mr Zinyemba told the newspaper. Rains typically fall between […]