Development of the Midsummer Drought Atlas for Central America

When, local time: 
Monday, 24 July 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, 28 July 2017 - 1:00pm
Where: 
Guatemala, Antigua
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
k.verbist@unesco.org

Strengthening the capacities in the region to identify the frequency, duration and intensity of the midsummer drought in Central America.
The objective of the workshop is to strengthen the capacities of the national hydrometeorological agencies in Central America to identify the frequency, duration and intensity of the midsummer drought, through the generation of a regional Midsummer Drought Atlas based on available national precipitation data sets.