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USAID Deploys Disaster-Assistance Response Team in Response to Central America Hurricanes, Allocates $17 Million in Additional Humanitarian Aid

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is deploying a Disaster-Assistance Response Team (DART) to respond to back-to-back hurricanes in Central America, where Hurricane Iota made landfall yesterday as a powerful Category 4 storm just two weeks after Hurricane Eta hit the same region. USAID’s DART is leading the U.S. Government’s response to these storms. ...
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Weather Alert: Hurricane Iota – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

WEATHER ALERT: Hurricane Iota – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (November 16, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Hurricane Iota has strengthened to a Category 5 storm as it approaches Honduras’ Caribbean coast. The National Hurricane Center predicts Iota to generate rainfall amounts of 10 to 20 inches over Honduras, with isolated areas receiving up to 30 inches. Expect heavy rain ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

WEATHER ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (November 14, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Tropical Storm Iota is expected to continue strengthening as it approaches Honduras’ Caribbean coast. The National Hurricane Center warns that dangerous winds, storm surge, and heavy rainfall are expected across portions of Central America. Expect heavy rains through Thursday, November 19, 2020, with possible landslides, ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

WEATHER ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (November 13, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Tropical Depression Thirty-One is expected to continue strengthening as it approaches the coast of northeastern Honduras and Nicaragua. In light of the additional inclement weather, the Government of Honduras has extended the national state of emergency and red alert for all departments across Honduras . Dangerous wind and storm surge are likely to impact portions of Nicaragua and Honduras beginning the evening ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

WEATHER ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (November 12, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: The National Hurricane Center  reports a weather system forming below the coast of the Dominican Republic which is likely to form a tropical depression this weekend or early next week as it continues westward through the central and western Caribbean Sea. American citizens in Honduras are advised to continue monitoring the weather and take ...
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USAID Deploys Disaster-Assistance Response Team in Response to Central America Hurricanes, Allocates $17 Million in Additional Humanitarian Aid

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is deploying a Disaster-Assistance Response Team (DART) to respond to back-to-back hurricanes in Central America, where Hurricane Iota made landfall yesterday as a powerful Category 4 storm just two weeks after Hurricane Eta hit the same region. USAID’s DART is leading the U.S. Government’s response to these storms. ...
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Weather Alert: Hurricane Iota – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

WEATHER ALERT: Hurricane Iota – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (November 16, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Hurricane Iota has strengthened to a Category 5 storm as it approaches Honduras’ Caribbean coast. The National Hurricane Center predicts Iota to generate rainfall amounts of 10 to 20 inches over Honduras, with isolated areas receiving up to 30 inches. Expect heavy rain ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

WEATHER ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (November 14, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Tropical Storm Iota is expected to continue strengthening as it approaches Honduras’ Caribbean coast. The National Hurricane Center warns that dangerous winds, storm surge, and heavy rainfall are expected across portions of Central America. Expect heavy rains through Thursday, November 19, 2020, with possible landslides, ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

WEATHER ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (November 13, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Tropical Depression Thirty-One is expected to continue strengthening as it approaches the coast of northeastern Honduras and Nicaragua. In light of the additional inclement weather, the Government of Honduras has extended the national state of emergency and red alert for all departments across Honduras . Dangerous wind and storm surge are likely to impact portions of Nicaragua and Honduras beginning the evening ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

WEATHER ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (November 12, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: The National Hurricane Center  reports a weather system forming below the coast of the Dominican Republic which is likely to form a tropical depression this weekend or early next week as it continues westward through the central and western Caribbean Sea. American citizens in Honduras are advised to continue monitoring the weather and take ...
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