Aviso IMN 260119 10.30 am
Windy conditions in country
January 26, 2019
Forecast: Today the windy conditions will continue in the north and center of the national territory, with gusts between 50 km / h and 90 km / h in the mountainous areas of the country, towards the lower parts of the North Pacific, Central Valley and Talamanca anticipate Occasional gusts between 40 and 60 km / h. Trade winds are expected to weaken for this Sunday.
Regarding the rains, they are occasionally envisaged during this morning and at night in the coastal sector, as well as intermittent in the mountains of the Caribbean slope and North Zone. In the afternoon it is possible the occurrence of weak precipitation mainly in the mountainous parts of the Caribbean and the North Zone. Amounts smaller than 10 mm are estimated in 24 hours. In the east and north of the Central Valley occasional drizzles can be generated.
Due to the above, the IMN recommends:
• Extreme precautions for intense winds and their possible impact on roofs, electrical wiring, signs, trees; as well as in the mountainous parts of the country (national parks, volcanoes).
• Also, take extreme precautions for boats with sharp seas and very strong waves in the North Pacific, the Gulf of Nicoya, the Central Pacific and the Caribbean Sea, as well as aerial navigation due to turbulence in the mountainous sectors.
• Avoid burning of all kinds as they can get out of control.
• Stay informed through twitter: @imncr, facebook: national meteorological institute and the website: www.imn.ac.cr
Weather warnings history
In this section you will find the weather warnings history.
Lluvias intermitentes se mantendrán en las primeras horas de la noche.
23 de mayo de 2019
Diagnóstico: Un sistema de baja presión -ubicado dentro de la Zona de Convergencia Intertropical- se mantiene cerca de Nicaragua en las costas del Pacífico, y mantiene las condiciones lluviosas...
Lluvias intermitentes se mantendrán en el país durante todo el día
22 de mayo de 2019
Diagnóstico: Un sistema de baja presión inmerso en la Zona de Convergencia Intertropical se mantiene cerca del país, cercano a las costas del Pacífico Norte, ocasionando condiciones inestables y...
Rainy activity will be maintained during the night period
May 21, 2019
Discussion: The Intertropical Convergence Zone remains above the country, causing unstable conditions and promoting rainy activity of variable intensity this afternoon in the different regions of...
Rainy afternoon and night in Costa Rica this Tuesday
21 de mayo de 2019
Discussion: The Intertropical Convergence Zone is very active and on Costa Rica, generating atmospheric instability and constant moisture contribution from the maritime sectors. These conditions...
Rainy and electric activity during the afternoon and evening
May 20, 2019
Discussion: The Intertropical Convergence Zone is on this day on the country, generating an important contribution of humidity and instability and coupled with the warm morning temperatures; they...
Heavy rainy conditions will continue during the next hours
May 15, 2019
Diagnosis: During this afternoon there have been heavy showers and intense thunderstorms in different parts of the country. In the Pacific, places like Palo Verde and in general the entire sector...
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