Friday, February 10, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Friday, February 10, 2017 Significant Activity for February 9-10 Significant Events: None   Significant Weather: Freezing rain possible – Upper Mississippi Valley Heavy snow – Pacific Northwest, CA, Northern Intermountain, Rockies to Central Great Basin; upper Great Lakes Rain and snow – Pacific Northwest to Northern Plains, Central Great Basin and Rockies; Middle/Upper Mississippi Valley, Great Lakes to Mid-Atlantic Snow – Great Lakes to Northeast Rain – Pacific Northwest, southern CA and Central Great Basin; Southern Plains to Tennessee Valley Critical/Elevated Fire Weather – Central/Southern Plains...
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Thursday, February 9, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Thursday, February 9, 2017 Significant Events: Severe weather/tornadoes - Louisiana   Significant Weather: • Flash flooding possible – northern and central CA • Freezing rain possible – Northern Intermountain and Northern Plains • Heavy snow possible – Northern Intermountain, Northern Rockies, Sierras, Northeast • Rain and snow – Pacific Northwest to Northern Plains, Central Great Basin and Central Rockies; Southern Appalachians, Mid-Atlantic • Rain and thunderstorms – coastal NC • Rain – Pacific Northwest to southern CA; Central Great Basin • Snow – Northern Plains to...
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Wednesday, February 8, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Wednesday, February 8, 2017 Significant Events: Severe weather/tornadoes - Louisiana   Significant Weather: • Freezing rain possible – Pacific Northwest and Northern Intermountain • Flash flooding possible – northern CA • Heavy snow possible – Northern Intermountain, Northern Rockies, Southern Appalachians to Mid-Atlantic • Rain and snow – Pacific Northwest to Northern Plains, Central Great Basin and Central Rockies; Middle Mississippi Valley to Tennessee Valley and Northeast • Rain and thunderstorms – Tennessee and Ohio valleys to Mid-Atlantic and Southeast • Rain – Pacific Northwest to...
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FEMA Issues an Additional 90 Day Extension –NFIP Policyholders Now Have 270 Days to Submit Proof of Loss Forms

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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Tuesday, February 7, 2017 Significant Events: None   Significant Weather: • Severe Thunderstorms – Middle/Lower Mississippi valleys, Ohio/Tennessee valleys and Southeast • Freezing Rain – Great Lakes to Northeast • Flash Flooding – California • Heavy Snow – California, Pacific Northwest, Northern Intermountain, Central Rockies, Central Plains, and Great Lakes Space Weather: Past 24 hours: none; next 24 hours: none   Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests   Earthquake Activity: No significant activity   Declaration Activity: • Amendment No. 1 to FEMA-4295-DR-MS FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+02-07-2017.pdf Update Your...
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Six Months Later: Partners Work for Progress in Louisiana Flood Recovery

BATON ROUGE, La. — In the six months following the August flood, Louisiana recovery has moved forward as a result of survivors helping one another, volunteer groups and partnerships among different levels and agencies of government.The partnership has worked together to advance recovery in many ways. Work includes mucking out homes, clearing debris, creating solutions to keep displaced survivors close to home, advancing flood insurance payments and other financial help to repair homes and businesses, and reimbursing local governments for temporary school facilities.Survivors Staying Close to HomeSurvivors and communities have coordinated...
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Monday, February 6, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Monday, February 6, 2017 Significant Activity for February 5-6 Significant Events: None   Significant Weather: Severe Thunderstorms – Lower Mississippi to Ohio valleys Freezing Rain – Upper Mississippi Valley to Mid-Atlantic Heavy Snow – Pacific Northwest, CA, Northern Intermountain, Central Great Basin, Rockies, and Northern Plains Red Flag Warnings – Southern/Central Plains Space Weather: Past 24 hours: none; next 24 hours: none   Earthquake Activity: No significant activity   Declaration Activity: None FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+02-06-2017.pdf Update Your E-mail Address | Change Delivery Preference | Update State and Zip...
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Sunday, February 5, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Sunday, February 5, 2017 Significant Activity for February 4-5 Significant Events: None Significant Weather: •Freezing Rain – Pacific Northwest and Northern Intermountain •Heavy Snow – Pacific Northwest and CA to the Rockies •Snow – Pacific Northwest to Northern Plains; Great Lakes to Northeast •Rain and Snow – Pacific Northwest to Central Great Basin and Central Rockies; Great Lakes to Central Appalachians •Rain and Thunderstorms – Southern Plains to Southeast Space Weather: Past 24 hours: none; next 24 hours: none Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests...
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Friday, February 3, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Friday, February 3, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Friday, February 3, 2017 (See Attached).   Significant Events: None Significant Weather: •Freezing rain possible – Pacific Northwest, Northern Intermountain, and Northern Rockies •Heavy snow possible – California, Pacific Northwest, Norther Intermountain, Northern Rockies, and Great Lakes •Space Weather – past 24 hours – None; next 24 hours – Minor, G1 Geomagnetic Storms Tropical Activity: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: •Major Disaster Declaration Request for Oklahoma     •Major Disaster Declaration Request...
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Public Invited to Review and Appeal Flood Maps in Rangerville, Cameron County, TX

DENTON, Texas– Residents and business owners in Rangerville have new, preliminary flood maps to review. These maps were produced by a team of local, state and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials. Residents and business owners are encouraged to view the maps for a better understanding of their flood risks. The public is invited to participate in an appeal period about the maps. Anyone who wishes to file an appeal has until April 17, 2017, for submission. Here’s the definition an appeal:                                                                                           Appeals are formal objections to proposed base flood elevations or flood...
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Thursday, February 2, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Thursday, February 2, 2017 See the attached FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Thursday, February 2, 2017   Significant Events: None Significant Weather: •Freezing rain possible – Pacific Northwest and Northern Intermountain •Heavy snow possible – California, Northern Rockies, Great Lakes, and Northeast •Space Weather – past 24 hours – Minor, G1 Geomagnetic Storms; next 24 hours – Minor, G1 Geomagnetic Storms Tropical Activity Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: Major Disaster Declaration Approved (FEMA-4298-DR-SD) FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+02-02-2017.pdf Update Your E-mail Address...
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New Flood Maps Become Final in Collin County, Texas

DENTON, Texas –– Collin County will have new flood maps on June 7, 2017.  The new maps include the cities of McKinney, Plano and Allen, and unincorporated areas of Collin County. Residents in those areas are encouraged to examine the maps to decide whether they need to buy flood insurance.In learning about their risk of flooding, individuals and community leaders can make informed decisions about building and development.Flooding is the #1 natural disaster in the U.S. and only flood insurance covers these unexpected, damaging and sometimes fatal events. Most homeowner insurance...
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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Wednesday, February 1, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Significant Events: None  Significant Weather: •Heavy snow possible – Northern/Central Plains, Great Lakes, and Northeast •Space Weather – past 24 hours – Minor, G1 Geomagnetic Storms; next 24 hours – Minor, G1 Geomagnetic Storms Tropical Activity Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: None FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+02-01-2017.pdf Update Your E-mail Address | Change Delivery Preference | Update State and Zip Code | Unsubscribe Subscribe to receive alerts during...
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Tuesday, January 31, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Tuesday, January 31, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Tuesday, January 31, 2017   See Attached Significant Events: None Significant Weather: Heavy snow possible – Northern Intermountain, Northern Rockies, Great Lakes, and Northeast Space Weather – past 24 hours – none; next 24 hours – Minor G1; Geomagnetic Storms Tropical Activity Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: None FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+01-31-2017.pdf Update Your E-mail Address | Change Delivery Preference | Update State and Zip Code | Unsubscribe Subscribe to receive alerts...
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More About Submitting Proof of Loss Forms

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Private Sector Partners Move Recovery Forward

BATON ROUGE, La. — Following Louisiana’s August flood, more than 625,000 people have received information to help their recovery as a result of collaboration between nearly 300 private sector entities and FEMA.The private sector is essential to move recovery forward because of its ability to connect with communities efficiently to provide helpful recovery information. Louisiana private entities that have helped survivors after the August flood included businesses, chambers of commerce, business and trade associations, universities, nonprofits and utility companies.During the recovery missions for both the March and August Louisiana floods, the...
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Monday January 30, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Monday January 30, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Monday January 30, 2017 see attached Significant Events: None  Significant Weather: •Heavy snow possible – Upper Mississippi Valley •Lake effect snow possible – Lower Great Lakes •Rain and snow – Pacific Northwest; Northern Intermountain; Upper Mississippi Valley; Mid-Atlantic •Red Flag Warnings – Portions of northern Kansas •Space Weather – past 24 hours – none; next 24 hours – Minor G1; Geomagnetic Storms  Tropical Activity Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests  Earthquake Activity: No significant activity  Declaration...
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Sunday, January 29, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Sunday, January 29, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Sunday, January 29, 2017 Significant Activity – Jan 28-29 Significant Events: None Significant Weather: Heavy lake effect snow possible – Lower Great Lakes Snow – Northern Intermountain; Northern Plains to Upper Mississippi Valley; Great Lakes to Ohio Valley, Southern Appalachians to Northeast Rain and snow – Middle Mississippi Valley to Ohio/Tennessee valleys and Southern Appalachians Rain – Pacific Northwest, southern Florida Space Weather – past 24 hours – none; next 24 hours – none Tropical Activity Western...
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Saturday, January 28, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Saturday, January 28, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Saturday, January 28, 2017 Significant Activity – Jan 27-28 Significant Events: None Significant Weather: Heavy snow possible –  Lower Great Lakes Snow – Northern Plains, Great Lakes to Southern Appalachians and Northeast Rain – southern Texas and Florida Space Weather – past 24 hours – none; next 24 hours – none Tropical Activity Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: None FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+01-28-2017.pdf Update Your E-mail Address | Change Delivery Preference...
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Disaster Assistance Housing Programs: What You Need to Know Now

BATON ROUGE, La. — As Louisianans move forward from the August 2016 floods, their recovery includes rebuilding, repairing, finding new rentals or making plans to leave their temporary housing.Manufactured housing units (MHUs), rental assistance and the transitional sheltering program (TSA) are temporary housing solutions provided by FEMA at the request of the state, are not intended to be permanent housing options for flood survivors.FEMA routinely contacts survivors who participate in all forms of temporary disaster assistance housing programs. Survivors who wish to continue receiving housing assistance need to keep their contact...
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