Wednesday, 5 August 2020

Ferry Service Between Puntarenas and Playa Naranjo Suspended

Photo: Coonatramar
Photo: Coonatramar

QCOSTARICA – The ferry service between Puntarenas and Playa Naranjo has been suspended indefinetly Sunday due to strong winds and waves causing damage to the structure of berthing of ships.

The announcement was made by Coonatamar, responsible for providing the service, on their Facebook page.

According to the national weather service, the  Instituto Meteorológico Nacional – IMN, a high pressure system located in the southern United States has affected the entire Central America and the Caribbean.

- paying the bills -

The phenomenon has caused strong winds throughout the country, with gusts up to 100 kilometres per hour recorded in various locations.

The most affected areas are the Central Valley and the North Pacific.

However, the IMN estimated that as of today (Monday) the strong winds are expected to decrease.

- paying the bills -
- paying the bills -
Rico
Ricohttp://www.theqmedia.com
"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! In these times of new normal, stay at home. Stay safe. Stay healthy.

Related Articles

President has to act quickly on tourist insurance requirements

(QCOSTARICA) OPINION - Today, August 1, is an important day. The...

COVID-19 Costa Rica: 931 new cases and 11 new deaths for July 25

(QCOSTARICA) The Ministry of Health confirmed this Saturday, July 25, 931...

MOST READ

President has to act quickly on tourist insurance requirements

(QCOSTARICA) OPINION - Today, August 1, is an important day. The day that Costa Rica's international airports reopen to the much-needed tourists that is...

Canadian tourists cancelling trips to Costa Rica’s due to high cost insurance

(QCOSTARICA) Jean-Marc Lampron, from Montreal, Canada, has been visiting Guanacaste for the past 15 years every summer. This year was not going to be...

All you need to know about Costa Rica’s reopening of airports to tourists

(QCOSTARICA) Starting tomorrow, Saturday, August 1, the Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) will be able to receive tourists from Canada, the European Union (EU)...

Santa Ana mayor tests positive for COVID-19

(QCOSTARICA) The Municipality of Santa Ana reported on Sunday night that the mayor, Gerardo Oviedo,  tested positive for COVID-19. Oviedo met last Friday with the...

(Photos) Coronavirus overwhelms cemetery in Mexico

Mexico is one of the countries hardest hit by the coronavirus. The death rate in the city of Neyahualcoyotl has left the municipal cemetery...

San Jose airport empty on reopening

(QCOSTARICA) Empty, but ready to receive, is the way to describe the Juan Santamaria international airport (SJO) on Saturday, August 1, the first day...

Let's Keep This Going!

To be updated with all the latest news and information about Costa Rica and Latin America.