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Weather Alert – U.S. Consulate General Merida, Mexico
October 25, 2020

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Location:  Mexican States of Quintana Roo and Yucatán 
Event:  Tropical Storm Zeta is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane as it approaches the Yucatán Peninsula on Monday night, October 26.  Mexico has issued a hurricane warning for Zeta in the Yucatan Peninsula from Tulum to Rio Lagartos, including Cozumel.  Heavy rains and strong winds are expected.  Water levels could be one to three feet higher than normal tide levels, causing  a dangerous storm surge when the storm makes landfall.

Actions to Take:


  • For Emergency Assistance for U.S. citizens in Mexico, call +52-55-8526-2561 from Mexico or +1-844-528-6611 from the United States.
  • The U.S. Consulate General in Merida is located at:
Calle 60 No. 338-K x 29 y 31
Col. Alcala Martin
Merida, Yucatan, Mexico 97050
Phone:  +52 999-942-5700

E-Mail:  AskMeridaACS@state.gov