Weather Alert – U. S. Embassy Managua (April 10, 2018)

Location: Indio Maiz Nature Reserve, Rio San Juan

Event: There is currently a large forest fire in the Indio Maiz Nature Reserve in the Rio San Juan Department. The Government of Nicaragua has issued a Yellow Alert for the area and is currently working to contain the fire.

Actions to Take:
• Monitor local media for information.
• Avoid travel to the affected area until the Government of Nicaragua has the fire under control.


  • State Department – Consular Affairs
    888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444