|act-value-adders:||Manoel Araújo Sousa Júnior, Silvia Pardi LaCruz|
Hurricane Julia caused severe damage after torrential rain sparked flooding and landslides in Honduras. This is the fifth Atlantic hurricane of the year, it made landfall in Nicaragua as a Category 1 storm on Sunday 9 October and subsequently moved through Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala. Rescue and recovery efforts are still underway in these countries.
Julia knocked out power across large swaths of Central America, which has left hundreds of thousands with no electricity
The hurricane caused at least 28 deaths in Central America with more than 13,000 families being forced to evacuate.