Through the period of May to July the
computer models are indicating a sharp decline in rainfall amount across most areas,
especially towards the end of July. As we approach the end of the secondary rainfall season,
rainfall activities seems likely to decline to near normal to below normal due to several
environmental and local
The forecast for May remains near
normal, however as we approached the June to July period estimated sharp declines in rainfall
amount could negatively affect key agricultural areas, especially over southern parishes.
Therefore, we are advising that plans be made to reduce any possible impacts that could
result from an extensive decline in rainfall.