Alert by El Niño phenomenon

The presence of El Niño phenomenon in the country is a matter of concern for the International Center for Research of El Niño Phenomenon (CIIFEN for its Spanish acronym). According to Eduardo Zambrano, oceanographer at the center, this current has been forming since the previous...

Heavy rains flooded the streets of Guayaquil

The streets of Guayaquil were flooded due to heavy rains on Friday night and Saturday morning. The strong storm also caused power blackouts in some parts of the city This winter has brought floods not only in the province of Guayas, but also on the southern border. Many cars...

Number of missing rises to 51 because of floods in Hiroshima

The number of dead by the floods in Hiroshima, western Japan, remains at 39, while the missing people increase, rising to 51. The authorities today do not rule out that these numbers increase as they continue with the rescue. Between 3,000 police, firefighters and members of the...

Heavy rains continue lashing Guayaquil

In the past week, Guayaquil’s weather has been the same: rains that begin at midnight until noon, sunny afternoon, and sky cloudy at times; a typical scenario of the winter season. Augusto Cazorla, of the National Institute of meteorology and hydrology (Inamh for its Spanish...
BAGATELA, Los Rios

Storms continue to cause damage in Ecuador

Following a request made by six mayors from the province of Esmeraldas to the Governor and President of the Provincial Committee of Emerging Operations , Rafael Lemos, this body yesterday declared this province in emergency, due to the havoc caused by  the intense winter....
Rescue workers in the area of the landslide

Thirteen victims is the balance of a landslide in Esmeraldas

A group of  rescuers is working intensively  on the area of Tabete, Chinca parish, located  in the province of Esmeraldas, where last Tuesday night  a mountain collapsed almost entirety, after two hours of heavy rain, and the earth that came down  buried thirteen people....

The cold weather of the Coast has nothing to do with the weather change

The executive director of the National Institute of meteorology and hydrology (Inamhi), Carlos Naranjo, said that the current climate which is being experienced in the country,  i.e., with heavy rains in isolated areas and mornings with low temperatures on the coast, is...
Hospital of the parish Ricaurte (Los Ríos)

Storms don’t decrease in various regions of the Ecuador

Heavy rains do not stop on the coast, especially in the North, and hundreds of families have been affected by the ravages of winter. This morning there was an avalanche  that buried the members of three families in the area of Tabete, 30 kilometers from the city of Esmeraldas, in...