KOBUS BOTHA WEATHER
LONG TERM RAIN AND TEMPERATURE FORECASTS FOR AFRICA AND GLOBAL
UPDATED 20- 04- 2017 (USUALLY THIRD THURSDAY EVERY MONTH)
* Disclaimer: please see bottom of this page
* Interpretation by this website of pictures below: the huge amount of "white" areas indicate the extremely difficulty for long term forecasts-
no forecasts are better than unreliable wrong forecasts- also no news is better than bad news
1. RAIN AFRICA- FIRST THREE MONTHS
INTERPRETATION: * White colours indicate not enough information/ uncertainty what to forecast.
2. RAIN AFRICA- NEXT THREE MON
Upcoming Scheduled Forecasts are on the 3rd Thursday of each month
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The International Research Institute for Climate and Society
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* Possible problems to deliver a continious service: everything possible will be done to deliver a continious service. However there are certain things which might happen totally beyond my control and which may result in a temporary interruption -power failures; severe weather like lightning, tornadoes, flooding, etc; problems with the satellites- this happen several times per year; internet problems; theft; anything else which I could not foresee.
* Special importance- beyond my control: load shedding; problems with satellites; internet problems; communication problems- telephone, cellphone, etc.; temporary computer problems; the periods called "eclipses"-usually a couple of days during March and September at about 14h00 SAST. Some update problems might be experienced when I am out of town.