Sunday, May 28, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Sunday, May 28, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Sunday, May 28, 2017 Significant Events: None Significant Weather: •  Severe thunderstorms possible – Southern Plains to Tennessee Valley; Great Lakes to Mid-Atlantic •  Flash flooding possible – Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Central Appalachians to Great Lakes•  Rain and thunderstorms – Southern Plains to Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic•  Critical Fire Weather / Red Flag Warnings – MT / MT and FL•  Space Weather:   ○  Past 24 hours: Strong; Geomagnetic storms reaching G3 level occurred  ...
Continue reading
92 Hits

Saturday, May 27, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Saturday, May 27, 2017 Significant Events: None   Significant Weather: • Severe thunderstorms possible – Central/Southern Plains to Mid-Atlantic • Flash flooding possible – Central/Southern Plains to Ohio and Tennessee valleys • Rain and thunderstorms – Plains to Great Lakes and Mid-Atlantic • Rain and snow – Northern/Central Rockies • Critical/Elevated Fire Weather – AZ, NM, TX & OK • Red Flag Warnings – NM, TX & FL • Space Weather: o Past 24 hours: None observed o Next 24 hours: None predicted   Tropical Activity:...
Continue reading
97 Hits

Federal Aid Programs for the State of Oklahoma

Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of Oklahoma.Assistance for State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:Payment of not less than 75 percent of the eligible costs for debris removal and emergency protective measures taken to save lives and protect property and public health.  Emergency protective measures assistance is available to state and eligible local governments on a cost-sharing basis. (Source: FEMA funded, state administered.)Payment of not less...
Continue reading
84 Hits

President Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for State of Oklahoma

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Oklahoma to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, tornadoes, and flooding from April 28 to May 2, 2017.Federal funding is available to state and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and the repair or replacement of facilities damaged by severe storms, tornadoes, and flooding in the Adair, Beaver, Caddo, Cherokee, Cimarron, Craig,...
Continue reading
95 Hits

Friday, May 26, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Friday, May 26, 2017 Significant Events: None   Significant Weather: • Severe Thunderstorms – Central Plains • Rain and Thunderstorms – Northern Intermountain, Central Great Basin, Northern/Central Rockies, Northern/Central Plains, Great Lakes, Mississippi and Ohio valleys • Rain and Snow – Northern Intermountain, Northern/Central Rockies • Critical and Elevated Fire Weather – AZ, CO, NM, TX, and UT • Space Weather: o Past 24 hours: None observed o Next 24 hours: None predicted   Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant activity...
Continue reading
97 Hits

State and FEMA Agree on MHU Sales Program

BATON ROUGE, La. — The State of Louisiana and FEMA recently agreed to initiate direct sales of manufactured housing units (MHUs) to occupant-survivors of the August 2016 floods who lack permanent housing.In making the decision to launch the sales program, FEMA considers, among other variables, the anticipated return of available rental resources and the applicant’s ability or means to repair their pre-disaster dwelling.Eligible applicants who owned their home prior to the disaster and now occupy a MHU may be eligible to purchase the unit as soon as FEMA determines they are...
Continue reading
88 Hits

Thursday, May 25, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Thursday, May 25, 2017 Significant Activity – May 24-25 Significant Events: None Significant Weather: •  Severe Thunderstorms – Across parts of the Northern/Central High Plains and Mid-Atlantic•  Rain and thunderstorms – Far Northern High Plains and Northern Upper Midwest to the Northern Great Lakes•  Elevated Fire Weather – AZ, CO, NM, TX, and UT•  Space Weather:   ○  Past 24 hours: None observed   ○  Next 24 hours: None predicted Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: •  Major Disaster Declaration...
Continue reading
94 Hits

Recovery Funds Continue to Flow to East Baton Rouge Schools

BATON ROUGE, La. — FEMA has approved an additional $1.1 million for flood recovery efforts of schools in East Baton Rouge.Disaster funding will help the Runnels School with reimbursements for damaged equipment and contents. Runnels is the oldest private school in Baton Rouge. Items eligible for replacement include: desks, bookshelves, supplies, musical instruments and electronic and athletic equipment.During the August floods, 16 school campuses throughout the parish flooded. Schools in East Baton Rouge have received more than $6 million. FEMA has awarded more than $80 million for schools for this disaster.The...
Continue reading
87 Hits

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Wednesday, May 24, 2017 Significant Activity for May 23-24 Significant Events: NoneSignificant Weather: • Severe Thunderstorms – Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern U.S • Rain and Thunderstorms – Central Great Basin through Central Plains; Mississippi valleys through the east coast• Space Weather:  ○ Past 24 hours: None observed  ○ Next 24 hours: None predictedTropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interestsEarthquake Activity: No significant activityDeclaration Activity: FMAG approved – Spromberg Fire, WA FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+05-24-2017.pdf Update Your E-mail Address | Change Delivery Preference | Update State and Zip Code | Unsubscribe...
Continue reading
99 Hits

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Tuesday, May 23, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Tuesday, May 23, 2017   Significant Events: None Significant Weather: Severe Thunderstorms – Southern TX, and Southeastern U.S Flash Flooding – Southeastern U.S to Mid- Atlantic Rain and Thunderstorms – Plains through the Great Lakes; Lower Mississippi to the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast Space Weather: Past 24 hours: None observed Next 24 hours: None predicted Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: Major Disaster Declaration approved for Mississippi FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+05-23-2017.pdf Update...
Continue reading
97 Hits

Monday, May 22, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Monday, May 22, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Monday, May 22, 2017 Significant Events: None Significant Weather: Severe Thunderstorms – NM, TX, and OK Flash Flooding – TX Gulf Coast to AL and FL Panhandle Rain and Thunderstorms – western/central Gulf Coast, Central Plains and Upper Mississippi Valley Rain and Snow – Northern and Central Rockies Space Weather: Past 24 hours: None observed Next 24 hours: None predicted Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: None FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+05-22-2017.pdf Update...
Continue reading
92 Hits

FEMA OKs $1 Million More for Central Debris Removal

BATON ROUGE, La. — FEMA recently announced more than $1 million in a federal grant for debris removal for the City of Central in East Baton Rouge Parish. This now represents more than $6 million in federal reimbursements for debris removal in that city.For the August flooding, FEMA’s Public Assistance program continues to reimburse eligible Louisiana jurisdictions for reasonable costs involved in debris removal. The categories are household garbage; construction debris; vegetative debris; household hazardous waste; white goods (i.e., washing machines, refrigerators, etc.), and electronics.FEMA has paid, to date, more than...
Continue reading
95 Hits

Sunday, May 21, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Sunday, May 21, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Sunday, May 21, 2017 Significant Activity – May 20-21 Significant Events: None Significant Weather: Severe thunderstorms possible – southern Texas Flash flooding possible – southern Texas; Southeast to Central Appalachians Rain and thunderstorms – Northern Plains; Southern Rockies to Southeast, Great Lakes and Mid-Atlantic Rain and snow – Central Great Basin to Central Rockies Space Weather: Past 24 hours: None observed; Next 24 hours: None predicted Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant...
Continue reading
98 Hits

Saturday, May 20, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Saturday, May 20, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Saturday, May 20, 2017 Significant Activity – May 19-20 Significant Events: Severe Weather – Central U.S. FINAL Significant Weather: Severe thunderstorms possible – Southern Plains to Great Lakes and Southeast Flash flooding possible – Southern Plains; Lower Mississippi Valley to Ohio Valley; Central Appalachians to Mid-Atlantic Rain and thunderstorms – Northern Intermountain to Northern Rockies and Central Great Basin; Southern Plains to Southeast, Great Lakes and Mid-Atlantic Rain and snow – Northern/Central Rockies and Northern/Central Plains Space...
Continue reading
124 Hits

Friday, May 19, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Friday, May 19, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Friday, May 19, 2017 Significant Activity – May 18-19 Significant Events: Severe Weather – Central U.S. Significant Weather: Severe thunderstorms possible – Southern Plains to Ohio and Tennessee valleys Flash flooding possible – Southern Plains to Middle Mississippi Valley Rain and thunderstorms – Northern Intermountain to Northern Rockies; Plains to Mid-Atlantic; Southeast; Northeast Rain and snow – Southern Rockies to Northern Plains Red Flag Warnings - NM Elevated Fire Weather – NM & TX Space Weather: Past...
Continue reading
124 Hits

Thursday, May 18, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Thursday, May 18, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Thursday, May 18, 2017   Significant Events: Severe Weather – Southern Plains to Great Lakes Significant Weather: High Risk of severe weather and flash flooding possible – Southern Plains Severe weather – Central/Southern Plains to Middle Mississippi Valley, Great Lakes and Northeast Flash flooding possible – Central/Southern Plains & Middle Mississippi Valley Heavy snow possible – Northern/Central Rockies & Northern/Central Plains Critical/Elevated Fire Weather – AZ, NM, CO, TX, OK, FL & GA Red Flag Warnings –...
Continue reading
106 Hits

Prepare Now for Hurricane Season

US flag signifying that this is a United States Federal Government website Official website of the Department of Homeland SecurityOriginal linkOriginal author: sylvia.obear
Continue reading
107 Hits

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Wednesday, May 17, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Wednesday, May 17, 2017   Significant Events: Severe Weather – Southern Plains to Great Lakes Significant Weather: Severe weather – Central Plains to Great Lakes Flash Flooding possible – Northern/Central Plains to Great Lakes Critical/Elevated Fire Weather – AZ, NM, TX, SC, FL & GA Red Flag Warnings – NV, NM, & TX Space Weather: * Past 24 hours: None observed * Next 24 hours: Moderate predicted; geomagnetic storms reaching G2 level likely Tropical Activity: No activity...
Continue reading
118 Hits

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Tuesday, May 16, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Tuesday, May 16, 2017 Significant Events: None Significant Weather: Severe weather – Strong tornado possible in the plains states Flash Flooding possible across the Central Plains and the Middle/Upper Mississippi Valley Critical/Elevated Fire Weather – AZ, NM, TX, CO, OK, FL & GA Red Flag Warnings – AZ, NM, TX & FL Space Weather: Past 24 hours: None observed Next 24 hours: Minor predicted; geomagnetic storms reaching G1 level likely Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests...
Continue reading
121 Hits

Livingston Parish to Receive an Additional $622K for Flood Recovery

US flag signifying that this is a United States Federal Government website Official website of the Department of Homeland SecurityOriginal linkOriginal author: sylvia.obear
Continue reading
103 Hits

Latest Videos

View all videos