Category Archives: Weather

Fresh Eruptions at Volcan Fuego near Antigua

Activity has been on the upswing for the past week, and it’s beginning to look as if this will continue. If visiting La Antigua soon, the best time for photos is after dark. See Volcan Fuego Erupts for the latest … Continue reading

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Chilly Weather in Antigua

For the past two days, the weather has turned cold at 5 PM and grown colder through the night. At 9 AM today, it’s still cold enough for long sleeves. A sweater or jacket is even better.

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6.4 Earthquake in Guatemala Today

hit off Guatemala’s Pacific coast of Guatemala about 6 PM EST. It occurred four days after the massive 7.4 earthquake off Champerico, a surf town near Retalulheu. Damage from Today’s Guatemalan Earthquake There have been no reports from the area … Continue reading

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Major Guatemala Earthquake Felt in Antigua Today

The 7.4 earthquake that struck this morning was the strongest since 1976. Strong enough to prompt evacuations of homes and buildings as far away as Mexico City and Tuxtla Guttierez, Chiapas, it led to similar evacuations in Guatemala City. Earthquake … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain, Rain!

Just spent a few nights in Antigua, and it rained every day and night. Streets are flooded, and sometimes I had to walk a block or two just to cross the street. Looks like this will continue for the rest … Continue reading

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