Routine Message for U.S. Citizens: “Green Alert” for Weather in Nicaragua (October 25, 2019)

The Government of Nicaragua has declared a country-wide “green alert” in preparation for ongoing torrential rain.  All U.S. citizens in Nicaragua should take precautionary measures to prepare themselves for these ongoing torrential rains and follow the advice of local authorities as provided on the SINAPRED website.

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor the progress of these systems because additional warnings could be issued.
  • All U.S. citizens should ensure that they have adequate food, water, fuel, and prescription medications on hand as part of their standard emergency preparedness plan.  For further information on emergency preparedness, please visit FEMA ready.gov site.
  • For more information or to monitor the development of these systems, please visit the National Hurricane Center website:  http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/

Assistance:

Please follow the links or call the numbers below for consular service-related information.