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Downpours and thunderstorms will continue through the weekend

High temperatures will continue throughout the weekend a couple of degrees higher than normal, resulting in hot and very muggy weather (bochornoso), causing severe downpours, lightning and thunderstorms in some areas. The rains are primarily foreseen for the afternoons, while mornings are sunny and hot. These...

Tropical Wave #35 Dumps On Costa Rica

The Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) and tropical wave #35 have caused heavy downpours in the Pacific, Central Valley and mountainous areas of the Caribbean. Areas like Buenos Aires Aires in Puntarenas and Santa Bárbara de Heredia have been most affected. The Instituto Meteorológico Nacional (IMN) is...

Downpours Kept Emergency Services Busy Monday, More than 60 Incidents Reported In A Few Hours

The downpours Monday afternoon generated a series of damages in various communities around the country, including the Greater Metropolitan Area (GAM). The Comisión Nacional de Emergencias (CNE) reported more than 60 incidents in San Carlos, Pococí, Sarapiquí, Cartago, Escazú, Curridabat, Desamparados, San José and...

Impressive The Waterfall That Flowed Onto The Ruta 27

The torrential downpours of Saturday afternoon practically countrywide was the product of tropical wave number 40, says the national weather service, the Instituto Nacional Metereologico (IMN). One the routes most affected by the downpour was the 27, the San Jose - Caldera, that did not...

Heavy Rains Thursday Afternoon Flood Paseo Colon

Q COSTA RICA - The heavy rains this past week have caused problems all around the Greater Metropolitan Area (GAM) of San Jose, flooding of homes and damaged bridges, mainly in east side. However, the worst may be Thursday afternoon's flooding of Paseo Colon, in...

It’s Been A Wet Week And The Season Has Only Started

The 'rainy' season has just gotten underway, a few weeks earlier than usual, and it's been already a wet one. How wet has it been? According to the experts at the national weather institute, the Instituto Meteorológico Nacional Costa Rica (IMN), already fallen this month...

Is The “Rainy Season” Here? Heading to a River or Beach? Take Care, Because Rain Continues in Guanacaste

Q COSTA RICA (by Sebastián Rodríguez, Vozdeguanacaste.com) When Paul Rinta, his wife and two children (who are five and three) set out in a kayak equipped with a sail near Isla Penca, in Santa Cruz, they expected to enjoy the area’s natural beauty. They...

Downpours Expected Today. Don’t Forget The Rain Gear!

"El Veranillo de San Juan" will take a break today (and may for the coming day or two) as a Tropical Wave  (Onda Tropical in Spanish) is expected to drench the Central Valley and North Pacific coast this morning (Thursday). The national weather service, the...

Weatherman Confirms Presence of El Niño Affecting Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA) -- Costa Rica's national weather service, the Instituto Meteorológico Nacional (IMN) confirmed today (Wednesday) that the country is under the influence of the El Niño. Werner Stolz, head of forecasts for the IMN, said the phenomenon has been an evolution that started last year...

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