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Local residents embark on boats to leave before Hurricane Otto arrives in Bluefields, Nicaragua on November 23, 2016. 
A Caribbean storm verging on a hurricane spun towards the coasts of Costa Rica and Nicaragua on Wednesday, prompting evacuations and red alerts ahead of "life-threatening" flash flooding. / AFP / INTI OCON        (Photo credit should read INTI OCON/AFP/Getty Images)
Local residents embark on boats to leave before Hurricane Otto arrives in Bluefields, Nicaragua on November 23, 2016. 
A Caribbean storm verging on a hurricane spun towards the coasts of Costa Rica and Nicaragua on Wednesday, prompting evacuations and red alerts ahead of "life-threatening" flash flooding. / AFP / INTI OCON        (Photo credit should read INTI OCON/AFP/Getty Images)

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La alerta en Costa Rica

En Costa Rica hay alerta total durante 48 horas por el ciclón y han activado medidas de protección, resguardo y evacuación. El presidente Luis Guillermo Solís advierte que se trata de una situación inédita.

La alerta en Costa Rica

En Costa Rica hay alerta total durante 48 horas por el ciclón y han activado medidas de protección, resguardo y evacuación. El presidente Luis Guillermo Solís advierte que se trata de una situación inédita.