Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Flooding and Landslides

The U.S. Embassy in Honduras informs U.S. citizens the Government of Honduras issued a red alert for the Francisco Morazan, Valle, and Choluteca Departments due to heavy rains. Flooding and landslides are imminent on all major roads. Furthermore, the Goascoran River on the border between Honduras and El Salvador has overflowed. Unnecessary movements should be restricted. Monitor local news and stay alert for future notifications.

We strongly encourage U.S. citizens in Honduras to directly contact concerned family members in the United States to advise them of your safety.

For further information about security in Honduras:

Location: Avenida La Paz, Tegucigalpa
Hours of Operation: Monday – Thursday (7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) and Friday (8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.)
Telephone: (504) 2238-5114
After-hours telephone: (504) 2236-8497
Consular Section fax: (504) 2238-4357
E-mail: usahonduras@state.gov
Webpage: https://hn.usembassy.gov/