Weather alert: Unusually High Tides expected October 25-30, 2019

Location: Guyana

Event:  The Civil Defense Commission issued a High Tide Warning during the period of October 25 to October 30, 2019.  Guyana will experience unusual high tides expected to peak at 3.31 meters according to the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD).

Actions to take:

  • Avoid flooded and low-lying coastal and riverine areas.
  • Do not drive through large areas of standing or moving water.
  • Monitor local media for updates.


US Embassy Georgetown, Guyana
100 Duke and Young Streets
+592-225-4900 ext. 4222
US Embassy web page

State Department  – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Guyana Country Specific Information


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