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Southern Brazil starts DST two weeks later in 2018

* NEWS: Mention this.
* southamerica (Brazil): New rule just for spring 2018.
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@@ -4,6 +4,7 @@ Unreleased, experimental changes

Briefly:
Volgograd moves from +03 to +04 on 2018-10-28.
Southern Brazil starts DST 2018-11-18, not 2018-11-04.
Fiji ends DST 2019-01-13, not 2019-01-20.
Most of Chile changes DST dates, effective 2019-04-06.

@@ -12,6 +13,10 @@ Unreleased, experimental changes
Volgograd moves from +03 to +04 on 2018-10-28 at 02:00.
(Thanks to Alexander Fetisov and Stepan Golosunov.)

Southern Brazil starts DST 2018-11-18 instead of the 2018-11-04
previously predicted. (Thanks to Fábio Gomes.) Guess that this
is a one-time change.

Fiji ends DST 2019-01-13 instead of the 2019-01-20 previously
predicted. (Thanks to Raymond Kumar.) Adjust future predictions
accordingly.
@@ -927,7 +927,14 @@ Rule Brazil 2016 2022 - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 -
# ... https://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/brazil-delays-dst-2018.html
# From Steffen Thorsen (2017-12-20):
# http://www.planalto.gov.br/ccivil_03/_ato2015-2018/2017/decreto/D9242.htm
Rule Brazil 2018 max - Nov Sun>=1 0:00 1:00 -
# From Fábio Gomes (2018-10-04):
# The Brazilian president just announced a new change on this year DST.
# It was scheduled to start on November 4th and it was changed to November 18th.
# From Paul Eggert (2018-10-04):
# This attempts to avoid confusion during the November 4 and 11 national high
# school exams, which were mis-scheduled. Guess that it's just this year.
Rule Brazil 2018 only - Nov Sun>=15 0:00 1:00 -
Rule Brazil 2019 max - Nov Sun>=1 0:00 1:00 -
Rule Brazil 2023 only - Feb Sun>=22 0:00 0 -
Rule Brazil 2024 2025 - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 -
Rule Brazil 2026 only - Feb Sun>=22 0:00 0 -

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replied Oct 4, 2018

Thanks!!! Obrigado!!! 👏 👏 👏 and sorry about the short-notice from the Brazilian govt (actually from the community, not the govt themselves 😥 )

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replied Oct 5, 2018

great, do you plan to release 2018f soon?

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