Weather Alert: Heavy Rain and flooding throughout Paraguay (May 10, 2019)
Event: Weather reports predict continued heavy rain and flooding throughout Paraguay. Rivers are at a significantly higher level than normal. Travelers should exercise caution and be alert for possible flash flooding, high winds, and power outages as conditions may change rapidly without warning.
Actions to take:
- Avoid flooded and low lying areas.
- Do not drive through large areas of standing or moving water.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- U.S. Embassy – Asuncion, Paraguay
+(595) (21) 213-715
+(595) (21) 229-581 (after hours)
U.S. Embassy web page
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Paraguay Country Information
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