Location: Colombia, La Guajira, Magdalena, and Atlántico Departments
Event: Tropical Storm Isaac is expected to enter the Caribbean Sea early on Saturday, September 15, 2018. There is a risk of strong winds, heavy rainfall and flooding, particularly in La Guajira and the Sierra Nevada of Santa Marta region.
Actions to Take:
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Monitor alerts from the Colombian Institute of Hydrology, Meteorology, and Environmental Studies (IDEAM).
- Seek secure shelter if traveling in the affected region.
U.S. Embassy Bogota, Colombia Tel. +57-1-275-2000 After-hours emergencies +57-1-275-4021 firstname.lastname@example.org https://co.usembassy.gov/
U.S. Consular Agency, Barranquilla Tel. +57-5-353-2001 email@example.com State Department - Consular Affairs 1-888-407-4747 or 1-202-501-4444
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