REDLAC Weekly Note on Emergencies Latin America & the Caribbean - Year 4 - Volume 229, 24 October 2011


  • Atalantic: Hurricane Rina strenghtens and reaches category 2.

  • El Salvador: Damages caused by Tropical Depression 12-E are estimated at US $1 billion.

  • Colombia: Second rainy season affects nearly 185,580 persons throughout the country.

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