The Nationwide Catastrophe Administration Organisaton (NADMO) says reviews it has acquired from the Ghana Meteorological Company present that there will likely be heavy rains throughout the nation this night, Wednesday, June 15, 2022.
NADMO has thus requested residents dwelling in flood-prone areas to take precautionary measures forward of the rains.
Residents dwelling in Accra, Cape Coast, Takoradi and Kasoa have been suggested to maneuver to larger grounds and determine protected havens of their communities to keep away from hazard.
NADMO made this plea in a press assertion.
“Experiences from Ghana Meteorological Company (G-Met), point out that there will likely be extra rains into the evening alongside the Coastal cities of Accra, Kasoa, Cape Coast and Takoradi.”
“All residents dwelling in these areas are warned to take precautionary measures to remain protected, particularly these dwelling in flood-prone areas. Such individuals are suggested to maneuver to larger grounds and determine protected havens of their communities to keep away from hazard,” parts of the assertion stated.
Some elements of Ghana had been flooded following hours of downpour on Wednesday. The rains, which started round 10 am, continued all through the day.
In Accra, areas similar to Adabraka, Osu, Kaneshie First Gentle, Commerce Honest, Accra Central, amongst different areas, had drains unable to comprise floodwaters after the rain.
There was additionally flooding on the Koforidua Adweso Property within the Japanese Area.
Properties working into 1000’s of cedis had been destroyed by the rains at Westend Ridge, a suburb of Cape Coast within the Central Area.
Individuals dwelling in the neighborhood need their drains constructed as they imagine the dearth of correct drainage system contributed to the flooding within the enclave.