Alertes de sécurité

À noter, les alertes ne sont disponibles qu'en anglais
03 oct. 2020 | 21h49 UTC

El Salvador: Authorities evacuate residents in Tecoluca (San Vicente department) due to flooding October 3

El Salvador Alerte de sécurité

Civil protection authorities evacuate 21 families in Tecoluca (San Vicente department) after heavy rain causes flooding on October 3; further rainfall forecast in the coming days

TIMEFRAME expected from 3/10/2020, 12h00 until 5/10/2020, 11h59 (America/El_Salvador). COUNTRY/REGION Tecoluca (San Vicente department), San Vicente department


On Saturday, October 3, civil protection authorities evacuated 21 families in the Nueva Concepción community of Tecoluca municipality (San Vicente department) due to heavy rainfall. Rains began in the region on Friday, October 2, and rivers have started to overflow. The weather system currently affecting El Salvador has been linked to the emergence of Tropical Storm Gamma in the Gulf of Mexico. Further rains are expected to continue at least into Sunday, October 4.

Residual descriptions to businesses, utilities, and transportation are expected in the coming days and further rains could bring more flooding to the region.


Those in affected areas are advised to monitor local weather reports, anticipate transportation disruptions, avoid areas directly affected by flooding, confirm road conditions before setting out, and adhere to instructions issued by local authorities, including evacuation orders. Avoid walking or driving through floodwaters.


Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Alertes reliées