The Naval Hydrography Service (SHN) warned this Tuesday about a flood of the Río de la Plata in front of the City of Buenos Aires and the coastal areas of the north and south of the Buenos Aires suburbs, where heights greater than three meters will be recorded.
In turn, the organization indicated that another alert remains in force for the Atlantic Coast of Buenos Aires, between Mar del Plata and San Clemente del Tuyú.
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“The Flood Prevention Center of the Naval Hydrography Service, dependent on the Ministry of Defense, reports that the Atlantic Coast of Buenos Aires, between Mar del Plata and San Clemente del Tuyú, will be one meter thirty centimeters above the values this morning. indicated in the tide tables,” said the SHN.
Before, he specified that “the Río del Plata will be two meters thirty centimeters above the values indicated in the tide tables.”
According to the Télam agency, in the district of Tigre, in the north of the Buenos Aires suburbs, the Citizen Protection System reported at 8 today that the height of the river was 2.90 meters and that a maximum peak of 3.40 meters.
In Quilmes, the flood caused the flooding of 12 blocks and traffic remains closed in the area. The water began to rise at 6 in the morning and generated various complications, not only for the vehicles but for the neighbors, who were unable to navigate the streets.
News that is being updated.