4th Hydrological Advisers Forum, RA IV - North America, Central America and the Caribbean

The 4th Hydrological Advisers Forum of the World Meteorological Organization - Region IV North America, Central America and the Caribbean (WMO RA IV) was held by videoconference on 12 August 2021. It was chaired by the Regional Hydrological Adviser of RA IV, Mr Jose Alberto Zuñiga, and brougth together Hydrological Advisers and Permanent Representatives from 15 countries and staff from WMO Secretariat.

The agenda was as follows*:

  1. Welcome (J.A. Zuñiga, Regional Hydrological Adviser for RA IV)
  2. WMO Hydrological Observing System (WHOS) + discussion (I. Chernov, WMO, J. Bianchi, member of JET-HYDMON, and S. Pecora, VP of INFCOM)
  3. WMO Hydrological Status and Outlook System (HydroSOS) regional implementation + discussion (J. Cullmann, WMO)
  4. Regional consultations towards the Extraordinary Congress (Cg-Ext) (C. Caponi, WMO)
  5. Any other issues (including date and possible topics for next forum) (all)

*Interpretation between Spanish and English was available

For your information, the following links are useful for the discussions about the topics covered by the forum:



  • Report of the meeting (esp)



Group photo

RA IV participants