Location: Coahuila and Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Event: The National Hurricane Center (NHC) reports that Tropical Storm Harold will produce rainfall amounts of 4 to 6 inches, with local amounts of 10 inches across parts of northern Coahuila and northern Nuevo Leon on Tuesday, August 22, through Wednesday, August 23. Scattered instances of flash flooding are expected. U.S. citizens in the impacted areas should monitor the progress of Tropical Storm Harold and follow the instructions of local authorities.
Actions to Take:
- Monitor local media for updates, follow directions from local officials, and in case of emergency, call 911.
- Monitor the National Hurricane Center and the Mexican National Meteorological Service (ServicioMeteorológico Nacional) for updates on storm activity and emergency response.
- Both during and after the storm, keep loved ones advised of your location and wellbeing via phone, text, and social media.
- Visit the Department of State’s Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Cyclones page formore information.
From Mexico: (55) 8526 2561
From the United States: 1-844-528-6611
Department of State – Consular Affairs: +1-888-407-4747 or +1-202-501-4444