Flooding: 08/26/03 - ongoing (as of 09/03/03)
Western Kenya - Busia - Nzoia River
Western Kenya - Busia - Budalang'i
Dykes on Nzoia river collapse for second time this year leaving
2500 homeless, most who were victims of previous flooding in April
(DFO-2003-099). Flooding reported on August 27, no date of start
of flooding given.
MODIS observation of flooding near the mouth of the Nzoia River
on August 29, 31.
|Dead: no data
||Damages: no data
||Affected Region ( sq km): 53,110
|| Severity Class* : 1
||Flood Magnitude**: 0.3
|| MODIS flood inundation limit file names***:
Map preparation and image analysis: Elaine Anderson