• Tropical storm in South America! Rare system Potira hit Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    Tropical storm in South America! Very rare phenomenon has appeared near coast of Brazil early this week, with impact into Rio de Janeiro region. The Brazilian Navy has upgraded a depression to Subtropical Storm Potira off the coast of Rio de Janeiro. South-American tropical systems are most common from November ...
  • Northern half of South America in flood crisis: Floods in Brazil, Peru, Colombia

    During the first half of Autumn 2021 (March and the first half of April) we were writing about shifting of heavy rains and storms in South America northward, from northern Argentina, southern Brazil, Paraguay, and Bolivia to northern Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela and Guyana region. This shift is associated ...
  • Floods and severe storms bother parts of Brazil

    Rain season is slowly moving to the north, but severe stroms are still occurring expect for Amazon above eastern and southeastern parts of Brazil. During last week, extreme floods and severe storms hit in Brazil mainly 2 regions - Joao Pessoa in eastern edge of Brazil and Santa Rosa and ...
  • Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia and Brazil with dedly floods, forecasts are bad

    Summer 2020/2021 in South America is ending and season of rain is shifting northward, towards equator. Series of extreme storms hit during last week region of Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia and Minas Gerais, Brazil, with result of deadly and damaging floods. In Peru, the most hit region was Madre de Dios, ...
  • Rio de Janeiro with deadly floods: 21 dead or missing

    As was lately in articles from South America forecasted, region of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro hit next severe storms, with direct impact in both metropolitan areas. At the Christmas 2020, the worst situation was in Rio de Janeiro - while on 21. December 2020, before an arrival of ...