The Kenya Meteorological Department has warned heavy rainfall to be experienced around the country.

In a press statement adressed to media houses and county governments, the department has singled out key areas likely to experience heavy rainfall.

Heavy rainfall of more than 20mm in 24hrs is expected as from Wednesday 16th October, 2019 over the North East, Central, Nairobi, South East and the Coastal Regions of Kenya.

The rainfall is expected to intensify to more than 40mm in 24hrs from Thursday 17th to Sunday 20th October 2019 over the Coast, South Eastern, North Eastern, Western and Central regions including Nairobi Area.