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Nov

27

Weather Warning

Windy conditions this day - Precipitation in the Caribbean and the North Zone

27 de noviembre de 2019
07.55 a.m.

Discussion: Atmospheric pressure values over the Caribbean Sea remain high, generating accelerated trade winds in the country, accentuating towards the Central Valley, the North Pacific and mountain ranges with maximum gusts so far between 50-90 km/h, in Cerro Chirripó speeds reach 106 km/h. In addition, there is an increase in humidity and instability in regions of the Caribbean and the Northern Zone causing rain events in the North Zone and the Caribbean with amounts between 10-30 mm in the last 8 hours.

Forecast: The strong windy pattern will continue during this Wednesday. This situation will cause persistent gusts in the North Pacific, Central Valley with estimated speeds between 50-90 km/h, the most intense gusts are expected in the mountain ranges and may exceed 100 km/h.

With respect to rainfall; Rains of variable intensity in the Caribbean and the North Zone are expected for most of the day, with greater emphasis in the morning and night, amounts between 10-30 mm and maximums of 50 mm. Weak showers and drizzles are possible in the mountains of the Central Valley and the North Pacific, which occasionally can enter the lower parts of these regions, accumulated less than 5 mm. In the Central and South Pacific there is the possibility of isolated rains in the mountains during the afternoon period, amounts less than 10 mm.

Due to the above, the IMN recommends:

  • Extreme precautions due to strong winds and their possible impact on roofs, electrical wiring, signs, trees; as well as in the mountainous parts of the country (national parks, volcanoes).
  • Caution in areas vulnerable to flooding due to sewer saturation, increased flow in rivers and streams, and in areas prone to landslides.
  • Caution for boats by choppy sea and very strong waves in the North Pacific, Gulf of Nicoya, Central Pacific and the Caribbean Sea, as well as air navigation due to turbulence over the mountainous sectors.
  • Avoid burning of all kinds as they can get out of control.
  • Stay informed through social networks, Twitter: @IMNCR, Facebook: National Meteorological Institute and the Website: www.imn.ac.cr


Rebeca Morera R
Meteorologist
DMSA-IMN

 



Weather warnings history

In this section you will find the weather warnings history.

Jul

07

Weather Warning

Heavy downpours this afternoon in the Central and South Pacific - Tropical Wave Arrival # 17 Tuesday night

July 07, 2020
02.40 p.m.

Discussion: Local factors such as the warm temperatures recorded in the morning period and the entry of the sea breeze have led to cloudy developments in the early hours of this afternoon and the...

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Jul

06

Weather Warning

Heavy downpours during the early evening hours in the Central Pacific

July 06, 2020
07.00 p.m.

Discussion: Local factors such as daytime temperatures, as well as the entrance of humidity from the Pacific, generated during this afternoon intense rainy activity in sectors of the Pacific,...

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Jul

05

Aviso Meteorológico

Lluvias vespertinas intermitentes en el Pacífico

05 de julio de 2020
2.30 pm

Diagnóstico: la cercanía de la Zona de Convergencia Intertropical y las altas temperaturas debido a la ausencia de nubosidad son factores que favorecen las condiciones lluviosas vespertinas. ...

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Jul

05

Aviso Meteorológico

Condiciones lluviosas vespertinas durante este domingo

05 de julio de 2020
10.00 am

Diagnóstico: la cercanía de la Zona de Convergencia Intertropical y las altas temperaturas debido a la ausencia de nubosidad son factores que favorecen las condiciones lluviosas vespertinas. ...

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Jul

04

Aviso Meteorológico

Continúan precipitaciones intermitentes en el Caribe y Zona Norte, así como en el Pacífico

04 de julio de 2020
6.00 pm

Diagnóstico: el paso de la onda tropical #16 ha favorecido las condiciones lluviosas en todo el territorio nacional. Se han registrado montos de lluvia entre 20-75 mm en el Pacífico Norte, entre...

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Jul

04

Aviso Meteorológico

Lluvias intermitentes por influencia de la onda tropical #16

04 de julio de 2020
2.30 pm

Diagnóstico: La cercanía de la Zona de Convergencia Intertropical, la ubicación de la onda tropical #16 sobre Panamá y las condiciones húmedas en la región, son factores que favorecen las...

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Jul

04

Aviso Meteorológico

Condiciones lluviosas durante este sábado en la mayor parte del país por la onda tropical #16

04 de julio de 2020
9.30 a.m.

Diagnóstico: La cercanía de la Zona de Convergencia Intertropical, la ubicación de la onda tropical #16 sobre Panamá y las condiciones húmedas en la región, son factores que favorecen las...

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Jul

03

Aviso Meteorológico

Onda tropical #15 afecta Costa Rica

3 de julio de 2020
6.00 pm

Diagnóstico: La onda tropical #15 a esta hora se localiza sobre el Pacífico Norte, y ha generado lluvias de variable intensidad en las regiones del Valle Central y la Zona Norte, pero con mayores...

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Jul

03

Weather Warning

Tropical wave # 15 this Friday in Costa Rica

July 3, 2020
10.30 a.m.

Diagnosis: Tropical wave # 15 will be crossing Costa Rica this Friday. It will be generating moderate rainfall and thunderstorms this afternoon and evening in the country. Forecast:...

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Jul

02

Aviso Meteorológico

Persiste el efecto de la onda tropical #14 esta noche y se espera onda tropical #15 para mañana viernes

02 de julio de 2020
5.30 pm

Diagnóstico: La onda tropical #14 sigue su paso en el país esta noche. Durante esta tarde (últimas 6 horas) se han dado los siguientes acumulados de precipitación: Valle Central y Pacífico Sur...

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Jul

02

Aviso Meteorológico-Actualización

Onda tropical #14

02 de julio de 2020
2.30 pm

Diagnóstico: Altos niveles de humedad en la atmósfera sumado a la inestabilidad que genera la cercanía del a Zona de Convergencia Intertropical y la llegada de la onda tropical #14 al país...

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Jul

02

Aviso Meteorológico

Tropical Wave #14

July 02, 2020
11.00 am

  Diagnosis: High levels of humidity in the atmosphere added to the instability generated by the proximity of the Intertropical Convergence Zone and the arrival of tropical wave # 14...

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Jul

01

Weather Warning

Rains will spread to the early hours of the night Tropical Wave - Arrival # 14 Thursday afternoon

July 01, 2020
05.40 p.m.

Discussion: High levels of humidity in the atmosphere added to the instability generated by the proximity of the Intertropical Convergence Zone, this afternoon have caused heavy downpours...

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Jul

01

Weather Warning

Rainy activity in the afternoon and early evening

July 01, 2020
02.50 p.m.

Discussion: The Intertropical Convergence Zone is active and close to the country, generating unstable conditions, and high levels of humidity contained in the environment have caused cloudiness...

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Jul

01

Weather Warning

Rainy conditions on this Wednesday

July 01, 2020
10.50 a.m.

Discussion: The Intertropical Convergence Zone is active and close to the country, generating unstable conditions, and high levels of humidity contained in the environment cause the presence of...

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Jun

30

Weather Warning

Precipitation extends into the night hours in the Pacific

June 30, 2020
06.15 p.m.

Discussion: Instability in the upper atmosphere added to local factors this afternoon have generated the presence of heavy downpours and thunderstorms in the Central and South Pacific, as well as...

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Jun

30

Weather Warning

Heavy showers and storms in the Central and South Pacific this afternoon

June 30, 2020
02.45 p.m.

Discussion: Instability in the upper atmosphere added to the warm morning temperatures and the entrance of humidity from the Pacific have favored the presence of downpours and thunderstorms in...

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Jun

30

Aviso Meteorológico

Aguaceros esta tarde en el Pacífico Central y Sur

30 de junio de 2020
11.00 am

Diagnóstico:  Factores locales aunados a la inestabilidad en la atmósfera alta propiciarán aguaceros con tormenta esta tarde en la vertiente del Pacífico. Pronóstico: Para esta tarde se...

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Jun

29

Aviso Meteorológico

Onda tropical #13 saliendo del país esta noche

29 de junio de 2020
6.00 pm

Diagnóstico:  El tránsito de la onda tropical #13 y lo inestable de la atmósfera han provocado aguaceros intensos con tormenta en varios sectores del país esta tarde, especialmente en el...

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Jun

29

Aviso Meteorológico

Onda tropical #13

29 de junio de 2020
2.30 pm

Diagnóstico:  la cercanía de la Zona de Convergencia intertropical, así como el paso de la onda tropical #13 y lo inestable de la atmósfera son factores que favorecen las condiciones...

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