Guatemala

Guatemala - Severe weather (CONRED, INSIVUMEH) (ECHO Daily Flash of 25 May 2022)

  • On 23 May four Departments of Guatemala have been affected by heavy rain, floods and mudslides that resulted in widespread damage.

  • According to the National Coordinator for Disaster Reduction, more than 7,000 people have been affected, almost 20 houses damaged as well as roads and a highway across the Departments of Retalhuleu, Suchitepéquez, Quetzaltenango and Alta Verapaz.

  • On 25-25 May, moderate rain with localized thunderstorms is forecast across most parts of the country.