Tuesday, March 12, 2019

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Significant Activity - March 11-12 Significant Events: None Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: Severe thunderstorms possible - Southern Plains Flash flooding possible - Southern and Central Plains Freezing rain possible - Central and Northern Plains Heavy snow possible - Pacific Northwest to Northern Intermountain; Central Rockies; Southwest Declaration Activity: Major Disaster Declaration Request - La Jolla Band of Luiseno Indians Amendment No. 3 to FEMA-4404-DR-CNMI FEMA Daily Ops Briefing 3-12-2019.pdf This email was sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. using GovDelivery...

Monday, March 11, 2019

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Monday, March 11, 2019 Significant Activity - March 8-11 Significant Events: None Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: Heavy snow possible - Pacific Northwest to Northern Intermountain; Central Rockies Freezing rain possible - Northern Intermountain Declaration Activity: None FEMA Daily Ops Briefing 3-11-2019.pdf This email was sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. using GovDelivery Communications Cloud on behalf of FEMA · U.S. Department of Homeland Security · Washington, DC 20472

Sunday, March 10, 2019

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Sunday, March 10, 2019 Significant Activity – March 9-10, 2019 Significant Events: Severe Weather/Tornadoes – Texas to Ohio Valley Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather:•  Heavy snow, strong winds, and blizzard conditions – Lower Great Lakes and New England•  Freezing rain possible – Mid-Atlantic to Northeast Declaration Activity: None   FEMA Daily Ops Briefing 3-10-2019.pdf Update Your E-mail Address | Change Delivery Preference | Update State and Zip Code | Unsubscribe Subscribe to receive alerts during disasters in your state. If you have...

Saturday, March 9, 2019

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Saturday, March 9, 2019 Significant Activity – March 8-9, 2019 Significant Events: None Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: •  Strong to severe thunderstorms – Southern Plains and Southeast to Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio valleys   ○  Damaging gusts, tornadoes, and large hail are possible   ○  Most intense cells expected from late afternoon into evening•  Heavy snow, strong winds, and blizzard conditions – Northern Plains and Upper Midwest•  Heavy rain and flash flooding possible – Tennessee and Ohio valleys Declaration Activity: None   FEMA...

Friday, March 8, 2019

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Friday, March 8, 2019 Significant Activity – March 7-8, 2019 Significant Events: None Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: • Heavy snow, strong winds, and blizzard conditions possible – Northern Plains, Upper Midwest, and western CO• Strong to severe thunderstorms possible – Southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley, and Southeast• Elevated and Critical Fire Weather Conditions – NM and TX Declaration Activity: FEMA-5281-FM-NM   FEMA Daily Ops Briefing 3-08-2019.pdf Update Your E-mail Address | Change Delivery Preference | Update State and Zip Code |...

Thursday, March 7, 2019

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Thursday, March 7, 2019 Significant Activity - March 6-7 Significant Events: Severe thunderstorms and tornadoes – AL and GA (FINAL) Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: Heavy snow possible – Central Great Basin and Central Rockies Freezing rain possible – Middle Mississippi Valley to Ohio Valley Declaration Activity: None FEMA Daily Ops Briefing 3-07-2019.pdf This email was sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. using GovDelivery Communications Cloud on behalf of FEMA · U.S. Department of Homeland Security · Washington, DC 20472

Perseverance, flood insurance help La Grange nonprofit recover from Harvey

AUSTIN, Texas — Texans on the Gulf Coast know each summer brings the possibility of hurricane-driven waters flooding their homes and businesses. In La Grange, Texas, about 100 miles inland, people were less prepared for the rushing water created by Hurricane Harvey, which inundated businesses, toppled homes and left hundreds without a bed to sleep in. At the nonprofit Second Chance Emporium resale store in downtown La Grange, workers prepared for the possibility of flooding before closing up shop Friday, Aug. 24, 2017. They put all their inventory in plastic bins and...

Defend against disaster-related scams

AUSTIN, Texas — Disaster survivors need to protect themselves. Criminals know that people are vulnerable after events like Hurricane Harvey, and they devise schemes to take advantage. Two common types of post-disaster schemes are building contractor scams and rental property scams. Learn how to avert those schemes by visiting https://go.usa.gov/xEVgp and https://go.usa.gov/xEEKM, respectively.  Illegal activity associated with a disaster, though, takes many forms. See below for tips on how to avert some common schemes:  Price Gouging: Excessively raising prices on essential goods and services because of a disaster or severe weather is...

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Wednesday, March 6, 2019 Significant Activity - March 5-6 Significant Events: Severe thunderstorms and tornadoes – AL and GA Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: Heavy rain, snow, and flash flooding possible – CA, including burn scar areas Heavy snow – Sierra Nevada; Central Great Basin, Central Rockies, Central/Southern Plains; upstate NY Freezing rain possible – Northern Intermountain Declaration Activity: Major Disaster Declaration approved – Alabama FEMA Daily Ops Briefing 3-06-2019.pdf This email was sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. using GovDelivery Communications Cloud on behalf...

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Tuesday, March 5, 2019 Significant Activity - March 4-5 Significant Events: Severe thunderstorms and tornadoes – AL and GA Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: Freezing rain possible – Northern Intermountain Heavy rain and flash flooding possible – southern CA Heavy snow possible – northern and central CA, including Sierras Declaration Activity: Major Disaster Declaration approved – Washington State Request for Expedited Major Disaster Declaration – Alabama FEMA Daily Ops Briefing 3-05-2019.pdf This email was sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. using GovDelivery Communications Cloud on...