5th Hydrological Advisers Forum - RA III - South America

The 5th Hydrological Advisers Forum for Regional Association III - South America, was held via videoconference on July 27, 2022. The meeting was chaired by Ms Silvana Alcoz, Regional Hydrological Adviser, together with RA III Hydrological Advisers, Permanent Representatives and WMO Secretariat. 

The agenda was as folllows:

1. Welcome

2. Decisions and results of HCP-4 and EC-75

     2.1 Consultation on WIGOS identifiers for hydrological stations (Tommaso Abrate)

     2.2 Increased number of RA III hydrology experts in the WMO Expert Network (Silvana Alcoz)

3. WMO Data Policy - hydrological component

4. Regional implementation of HydroSOS

5. Any other business

* Interpretation in Spanish and English will be available


Meeting Report

5th Hydrological Advisers Meeting Meeting Report (spanish)

5th Hydrological Advisers Meeting Meeting Report (english)


Useful documents and links:

Report of the 4th Hydrological Advisers Meeting (in spanish) (feb, 2022)

Fourth Hydrological Coordination Panel (HCP 4)

WIGOS Station Identifiers

Hydrological Status and Outlook System (HydroSOS)

WMO Data Policy

GDPS Web portal



5th Hydrological Advisers Forum presentation

Sistema de Información sobre Sequías para el sur de Sudamérica (SISSA)

Servicios Hidrológicos en la AR III con miras a la implementacion de HydroSOS

Estado de los Servicios Hidrológicos de la ARIII


Forum Photo

5th HA Region III Forum