Vegetable crops affected.
8 Jul 2016 – Intense cold and frost in Minas Gerais (tropical Brazil). Temperatures down to -3.1 ° C is observed between Camanducaia, Delfim Moreira and Maria da Fé, MG.
Minas Gerais southern counties recorded intense cold and wide frost formation between dawn and morning of Friday.
In the regions of Camanducaia and Maria da Fé pastures and grassy areas dawned frozen in addition to puddles and small streams. Vegetable crops were the most affected, according to the city of Camanducaia. The same was observed in the city of Delfim Moreira.
Weather stations operated by Inmet recorded minimum temperature of -1.8 ° C in Camanducaia and -1.1 ° C in Maria da Fé. However, a private automatic weather station measured minimum temperature of -3.1 ° C in Maria da Fé.
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