December 25, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for December 25, 2017 Significant Activity – Dec 24-25Significant Events: Merry ChristmasTropical Activity:•  Western Pacific – No activity affecting U.S. interestsSignificant Weather: •  Blizzard Warning – WY •  Winter Storm Warnings – Northeast, Central Plains, and Northern Rockies and Intermountain•  Winter Weather Advisory – Northern Intermountain to Central Plains•  Wind Chill Warning – Northern Rockies to Great Lakes•  Heavy Snow and Freezing Rain – Northeast •  Red Flag Warning – CA •  Elevated Fire Weather – NM•  Space Weather:     ○  Past 24 hours: None observed   ○ ...

December 24, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for December 24, 2017 Re-transmitting to ensure receipt. Significant Activity – Dec 23-24Significant Events: NoneTropical Activity:•  Western Pacific – No activity affecting U.S. interestsSignificant Weather: •  Winter Weather advisory – Northeast spanning to the Pacific Northwest •  Freezing Rain – Northeast, WA and OR •  Space Weather –  Past 24 hours: none; next 24 hours: noneEarthquake Activity: No significant activityDeclaration Activity: None FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+12-24-2017.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...

December 24, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for December 24, 2017 Significant Activity – Dec 23-24 Significant Events: None Tropical Activity:•  Western Pacific – No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: •  Winter Weather advisory – Northeast spanning to the Pacific Northwest •  Freezing Rain – Northeast, WA and OR •  Space Weather –  Past 24 hours: none; next 24 hours: none Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: None FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+12-24-2017.pptx 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...

December 23, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for December 23, 2017 Significant Activity – Dec 22-23 Significant Events: None Tropical Activity:•  Western Pacific – No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: •  Elevated Fire Weather conditions – CA, NM, and TX •  Flash Flood Warnings/Watches – Tennessee and Ohio valleys •  Freezing Rain – Great Lakes and Northeast•  Space Weather –  Past 24 hours: none; next 24 hours: none Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: None FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+12-23-2017.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....

Friday, December 22, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for Friday, December 22, 2017 Significant Activity for December 21-22, 2017 Significant Events: •  Wildfires – southern California Tropical Activity:•  Western Pacific – No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: •  Elevated Fire Weather conditions – CA•  Freezing Rain – Upper Mississippi Valley, Great Lakes, and Northeast•  Moderate Risk of Flash Flooding – Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley•  Bitterly cold temperatures expected across the Northern Rockies and Plains•  Space Weather:    ○ Past 24 hours: None   ○ Next 24 hours: None Earthquake Activity: No significant...

Port Lavaca Disaster Recovery Center Transitions to SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center

AUSTIN, Texas – AUSTIN, Texas – To meet the needs of Texans affected by Hurricane Harvey, the State of Texas/Federal Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in the city of Port Lavaca will close Dec. 21 at 6 p.m. and will transition to a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) starting Friday, Dec. 22 at 9 a.m.The center is at the following location:Calhoun CountyCalhoun County Library200 W. Mahan StreetPort Lavaca, TX 77979Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m to 6 p.m.; closed SundayThe DLOC will be closed temporarily for the holidays, Saturday,...

Federal Aid Programs for the Pueblo of Acoma

Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the Pueblo of Acoma.Assistance for the Tribe Can Include as Required:Payment of not less than 75 percent of the eligible costs for repairing or replacing damaged public facilities, such as roads, bridges, utilities, buildings, schools, recreational areas, and similar publicly owned property, as well as certain private non-profit organizations engaged in community service activities. (Source: FEMA funded, tribe.) Payment of not more than 75...

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for the Pueblo of Acoma

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December 21, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for December 21, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for December 21, 2017 Significant Activity – Dec 20-21 Significant Events: Wildfires – southern California Tropical Activity: Western Pacific – No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: Critical fire weather conditions - CA Elevated fire weather conditions – AZ, CA, NV, NM, & TX Severe Thunderstorms – Southern Plains, Lower Mississippi and Tennessee valleys Freezing rain – Upper Mississippi Valley, Great Lakes, and Northeast Space Weather:Past 24 hours: None: Next 24 hours: None Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration...

December 20, 2017

FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for December 20, 2017 FEMA Daily Operations Briefing  for December 20, 2017 Significant Activity – Dec 19-20 Significant Events:  Wildfires – southern California Tropical Activity: Western Pacific – No activity affecting U.S. interests Significant Weather: Elevated fire weather conditions – CA, NV, NM, & TX Severe Thunderstorms – AL, AR, LA, & MS Space Weather:Past 24 hours: None; Next 24 hours: None Earthquake Activity: No significant activity Declaration Activity: None FEMA+Daily+Ops+Briefing+12-20-2017.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....

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