Wednesday, March 22, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Wednesday, March 22, 2017 Significant activity for March 21-22Significant Events: NoneSignificant Weather: •  Rain and Thunderstorms – CA, Southwest, Plains, Lower/Middle Mississippi, Tennessee valleys, and Southeast•  Rain and snow – Upper Mississippi Valley •  Heavy Snow – Pacific Northwest •  Space Weather:   o  Past 24 hours: Minor, Geomagnetic storms reaching G1 level occurred    o  Next 24 hours: Minor, Geomagnetic storms reaching G1 level expectedTropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interestsEarthquake Activity: No significant activityDeclaration Activity: None FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+03-22-2017.pdf Update Your E-mail Address | Change Delivery Preference...

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Tuesday, March 21, 2017 Significant Activity for March 20-21 Significant Events: None Significant Weather: •  Severe Thunderstorms – Tennessee Valley and Southeast •  Rain and Thunderstorms – Pacific Northwest to southern CA and Central Great Basin; Southern Plains to Mid-Atlantic •  Rain and Snow – Pacific Northwest to Northern Plains, Central Great Basin, and Middle Mississippi Valley; Central   Appalachians; Great Lakes to Northeast •  Heavy Snow – Sierras •  Space Weather – Past 24 hours: none; Next 24 hours:  Minor, Geomagnetic storms reaching G1 level expected...

Area Schools Continue Flood Recovery with $6.6 Million in FEMA Assistance

BATON ROUGE, La. – An additional $6.6 million will help schools devastated by the August floods move forward with repairs and rebuilding efforts. This brings the total to nearly $67 million FEMA has obligated for schools.FEMA’s Public Assistance (PA) program will pay for such projects as temporary facilities, basketball court enhancements, fencing and team and maintenance equipment in Tangipahoa, Ascension, East Feliciana and East Baton Rouge parishes. Funding will also pay for emergency protective measures, building construction, remediation and utility assistance in these areas.As of March 17, FEMA’s PA has obligated...

Monday, March 20, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Monday, March 20, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Monday, March 20, 2017 Significant Activity - Mar 17-20  Significant Events: None  Significant Weather: Rain and thunderstorms – CA, Northern Intermountain, Central Great Basin & Central Rockies, Lower Mississippi/Tennessee valleys to Great Lakes Rain and snow – Sierras, Northern Intermountain to Upper Mississippi Valley, Great Lakes to Mid-Atlantic Snow – Northeast Rain – Pacific Northwest to Northern Intermountain and central Great Basin, Mid-Atlantic Critical/Elevated fire weather areas – WY, CO, OK & TX Red Flag Warnings –...

Sunday, March 19, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Sunday, March 19, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Sunday, March 19, 2017 Significant Activity - Mar 18-19   Significant Events: None   Significant Weather: •Snow – Northern/Central Rockies •Rain and snow – Northern Intermountain, Northern Rockies and Great Lakes •Rain – Pacific Northwest to Northern Intermountain and northern CA; Northern Plains; Middle/Upper Mississippi Valley to Great Lakes; Mid-Atlantic •Critical/Elevated fire weather areas - Central/Southern Plains and Southeast •Red Flag Warnings – TX, OK, KS, NE, CO & WY •Space Weather – Past 24 hours: none;...

Saturday, March 18, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Saturday, March 18, 2017 Please see the attached FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Saturday, March 18, 2017 FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+03-18-2017.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 questions or problems with the subscription service, please contact subscriberhelp.govdelivery.com. This service is provided to you at no charge by FEMA. Privacy Policy | GovDelivery is providing this information on behalf of U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and may not...

Friday, March 17, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Friday, March 17, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Friday, March 17, 2017 Significant Events: None Significant Weather: Heavy snow – Cascades Snow and freezing rain – Upper Mississippi Valley, Great Lakes Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic to Northeast Rain and high-elevation snow – Pacific Northwest to Northern Rockies; northern CA Rain and thunderstorms – Midwest; eastern Southern Plains to the North Carolina coast Space Weather – Past 24 hours: none; next 24 hours: none Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant activity...

Thursday, March 16, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Thursday, March 16, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Thursday, March 16, 2017   Significant Events: Nor’easter Northeastern U.S. – March 13-15 - FINAL   Significant Weather: •Freezing rain possible – Upper Mississippi Valley to Great Lakes •Snow – Central Appalachians to Great Lakes and Northeast •Rain and snow – Northern Intermountain to Northern Plains; Upper Mississippi Valley to Ohio Valley and Great Lakes •Rain and thunderstorms – Southern Plains to Ohio Valley •Rain – Pacific Northwest; northern CA; Northern Plains •Critical/Elevated Fire Weather – NM,...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Wednesday, March 15, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Wednesday, March 15, 2017 Significant Activity – Mar 14-15 Significant Events: Nor’easter Northeastern U.S. – March 13-15 Significant Weather: Heavy snow possible – Great Lakes to Northeast; portions of Northern Intermountain Snow – Northern Plains to Upper Mississippi Valley; Great Lakes; Central Appalachians to Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Rain and snow – Pacific Northwest to northern CA and Northern Plains Rain – Pacific Northwest to northern CA; south TX Space Weather – Past 24 hours: none ; next...

After 2016’s Spring Rains, A Flood of Assistance in Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, La. — In the 12 months since the March severe storms pummeled and flooded much of Louisiana, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has helped thousands of people begin to recover.Along with its federal and state partners, the agency has disbursed millions of dollars so people could start repairing their homes, cover disaster-related costs and stay in dry, safe lodgings as they did so.FEMA’s Individual Assistance program has approved nearly $94 million in housing and other needs assistance. Its Public Assistance program has obligated more than $47 million to...