Meteorology announces rains and storms for 11 departments

According to the special bulletin issued this Sunday, there will be showers with moderate to strong thunderstorms, gusts of strong winds and the occasional fall of hail. The affected departments will be Cordillera, Guairá, center and south of Caaguazú, Caazapá, Itapúa, center and north of Misiones, center and south of Alto Paraná, Central, center and […]

Ship “Mário Ruivo” may go after (finally) horse mackerel and hake | Oceanography

Five years after arriving in Portugal, bought second hand, the research vessel of the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and the Atmosphere (IPMA) is finally leaving for its first scientific campaign at sea. With a clean face – between installing more scientific equipment and a new name – the ship (renamed) Mario Ruivo had initially […]

Snow paints Madeira island white. See the pictures – Society

The bad weather in Madeira led the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and the Atmosphere (IPMA) to place the north coast of Madeira and the island of Porto Santo under orange meteorological warning due to the sea agitation, with forecasts of northwest waves between 10 and 12 meters The southern part and the mountainous areas […]

The Weather Network – IN IMAGES – Hurricane Iota: a real disaster

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 8:54 am – Iota, the thirtieth tropical storm of the season, became a Category 5 hurricane as it bathed in the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea. This cyclone is currently attacking Nicaragua. The island of Providencia has been almost completely devastated. In short : Iota reached category 5; It […]

Former Lubango municipal administrator arrested

New Journal / Angop November 15, 2020 at 11:46 am Silvano Levi is accused of involvement in the crime of embezzlement and criminal association. The former manager held the position of municipal administrator of Lubango for three years (2012-2014), having been appointed by the then provincial governor of Huíla, Isaac dos Anjos, to replace Manuel […]

Tropical storm Theta hits Madeira today – DNOTICIAS.PT

Today Madeira is under the influence of the tropical storm Theta, which brings periods of heavy rain starting in the afternoon, accompanied by thunderstorms. According to the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and the Atmosphere (IPMA) the wind will blow moderate (20 to 35 km / h) from the south quadrant, with gusts up to […]

Rain, thunderstorm and gusts up to 100km / h put 17 districts under yellow warning

All districts of mainland Portugal, except Bragança, are under yellow warning this Friday due to the forecast of showers, sometimes heavy, accompanied by frequent thunderstorms and gusts of wind, according to the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and the Atmosphere (IPMA). Castelo Branco, Portalegre, Santarém, Lisbon, Setúbal, Beja, Évora and Faro are under yellow warning […]

Hurricane, snow and freezing cold: three things to watch out for this week

Monday, October 26, 2020 at 4:00 PM – The last days of October will be hectic continent-wide. Between snowstorms, hurricanes and freezing cold, see what awaits us. Three things to watch for this week 1- Zeta, the 11th hurricane of the season will make landfall in the United States Zeta formed over the past weekend […]

Civil Protection issues warning due to bad weather

The National Authority for Emergency and Civil Protection (ANEPC) warned, this Sunday, for the worsening of meteorological conditions as of Monday afternoon. According to meteorological information provided by the Portuguese Institute of the Sea and the Atmosphere (IPMA), worsening weather conditions are expected from Monday afternoon, with heavy, persistent and widespread rain in mainland Portugal, […]