March 9, 2014
Weather alert issued for hail
The National Weather Forecasting Service (SMN in Spanish) issued a severe storm alert and warned of possible hail and heavy showers over the City and the Greater Buenos Aires area, as well in some provinces for today.
The alert is in place for Buenos Aires City, Northern Greater Buenos Aires area, Entre Ríos, Santa Fe (central and southern) provinces and the río de la Plata river area.
The forecasting service also informed it expects intermittent hail throughout the day.
“We anticipate severe storms, with the possibility of abundant hail in a short amount of time”, the SMN reported.