Rio City Hall Announces Five Stages of Rainfall Monitoring

This coming summer, which officially begins on December 22nd, will see a new system installed to deal with wind and rain.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The city will now have five stages in the scale of rainfall monitoring, instead of only three.

The change, which is part of a package of measures focusing on the hottest season of the year, was announced on Monday morning, November 18th, by Mayor Marcelo Crivella and his secretariat.

The scale is used by the Rio Operations Center (COR) to respond to weather and mobility conditions during storms and extraordinary events that may occur. Previously . . .

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