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  • Fair and 62 F at Dallas / Addison Airport, TX
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Winds are from the South at 10.4 gusting to 17.3 MPH (9 gusting to 15 KT). The humidity is 69%. The wind chill is 61. Last Updated on Apr 21 2019, 3:55 am CDT. […]

Disaster Information

Federal disaster information feeds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

  • FACT SHEET: Private Wells, Drinking Water, and Wastewater Systems Permitting
    by felicia.jordan on April 19, 2019 at 11:09 pm

    Private Well/Drinking Water […]

  • Fact Sheet: Housing Resources for Residents of Nebraska affected by the March Storms
    by hattie.stallworth on April 19, 2019 at 5:39 pm

    Nebraska is leading a Housing Task Force in partnership with FEMA and other agencies to address housing shortages and unmet needs in Nebraska communities affected by flooding. Here are some resources: Contact 2-1-1 […]

  • Disaster Recovery Centers to Be Closed on Sundays
    by hattie.stallworth on April 19, 2019 at 3:24 pm

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Starting April 21, all Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) will be closed on Sundays.The centers offer in-person support to individuals and businesses in counties and tribal nations included in the Nebraska federal disaster declaration for severe winter storm, straight-line winds and flooding that began March 9, 2019.&nbs […]

  • Avoid Another Disaster: Beware of Fraud
    by thomas.wise on April 19, 2019 at 2:34 pm

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Scams seem to follow disasters. Don’t let your guard down and suffer another disaster such as identity theft or paying fees for services that are never provided.Remember, FEMA never charges for services nor does it endorse any commercial business, product or service. All federal employees have an official badge/ID. Ask to see it. […]

  • Severe Weather Safety in Mobile Homes or RVs
    by laura.warren on April 19, 2019 at 2:18 pm

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Severe weather is expected in parts of the state beginning at noon today. If you live in a mobile home or recreation vehicle, take precautions. • Stay informed about current conditions. • Listen to local officials and evacuation orders. • Leave mobile homes, RVs and other non-permanent structures when evacuation orders are issued. • When possible, shelter in permanent structures. • Ready.gov/severe-weather and ReadyNC.org provide helpful information on how to plan. […]

  • Disaster Recovery Center in Cass County Will Transition to Disaster Loan Outreach Center
    by hattie.stallworth on April 19, 2019 at 1:32 pm

    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Disaster Recovery Center in Plattsmouth, operated by the State of Nebraska and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), will close at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 20, and reopen Monday, April 22, as a Disaster Loan Outreach Center operated by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The location is: […]

  • FEMA Approves South Dakota Enhanced Mitigation Plan
    by brian.hvinden on April 18, 2019 at 10:15 pm

    DENVER – This week, FEMA approved South Dakota’s Mitigation Plan.  For the first time the plan meets the criteria for “enhanced” status, signifying the state’s commitment to hazard mitigation and making the state eligible for increased federal mitigation funding. South Dakota will be the second state in FEMA Region VIII and the thirteenth nationwide to achieve the designation. […]

  • FEMA Expands its Reinsurance Program by Transferring $300 Million in Flood Risk to Capital Markets
    by alexander.alba on April 18, 2019 at 9:51 pm

    FEMA continues to engage reinsurance markets to help strengthen the financial framework of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and promote private sector participation in flood- risk management.&nbs […]

  • Nearly $500 Million in Federal Grants and Loans for Wildfire Survivors
    by bree-constance.huffin on April 18, 2019 at 5:34 pm

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – In the months following one of the worst wildfire seasons in California history, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have approved nearly $500 million in grants and low-interest disaster loans to assist fire survivors in their recovery. […]

  • State of Nebraska and FEMA Will Open a Disaster Recovery Center in Hall County
    by hattie.stallworth on April 18, 2019 at 5:30 pm

    LINCOLN, Neb. – The State of Nebraska and FEMA will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Hall County. Center location and hours: HALL COUNTYWood River City Clerk […]

  • Fact Sheet: FEMA 101: Getting to Know the Agency
    by barbara.murienterivera on April 18, 2019 at 3:35 pm

    FEMA has a clear mission: help people before, during and after a disaster. Focused on the importance of preparedness for the whole nation, FEMA has coordinated the federal government’s role regarding all domestic disasters, whether natural or man-made. The agency was designed to bring a unified structure and order to the process of federal disaster assistance and to work with state, local and tribal governments in the process. FEMA is divided into 10 regional offices that cover all 50 states, plus its territories. […]

  • Survivors in Two Additional Iowa Counties May Now Apply for Federal Disaster Assistance
    by thomas.wise on April 18, 2019 at 12:58 pm

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Residents of Pottawattamie and Shelby counties now can apply for disaster assistance to help them recover from the severe storms and flooding that began March 12. They join five counties already designated for state and federal help to individuals: Fremont, Harrison, Mills, Monona and Woodbury. &nbs […]

  • Hours of Operation Change for Iowa Disaster Recovery Centers
    by thomas.wise on April 18, 2019 at 12:53 pm

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Hours of operation for four state/federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs), open to help flood survivors in western Iowa, will be changing beginning this weekend. As of April 21, the DRCs no longer will be open on Sundays.  Operating hours for the centers in Harrison, Mills and Woodbury counties are from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Saturday, until further notice.  The hours for Fremont County’s DRC will change on April 22 to 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Saturday.&nbs […]

  • Federal Aid Programs for the State of Tennessee
    by asia.scoggins on April 17, 2019 at 11:21 pm

    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 state of Tennessee.Assistance for State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: […]

  • March 10-aami Sass’arkiurait Alaska Recovery Center-aat Cimirciqut
    by felicia.jordan on April 17, 2019 at 11:18 pm

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Ayagnirluteng March 10-aami, disaster recovery center-aat Alaska-mi um’gumaaturiciiqut Agayunerni taugaam tungaunateng alerquagiaqluteng nallunrircirialuteng-llu arvinlegni ernerni imkunun November 30-mi nunam pekterpallran agtuumakainun.  &nbs […]

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Tennessee
    by asia.scoggins on April 17, 2019 at 11:17 pm

    WASHINGTON – FEMA announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Tennessee to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides from Feb. 19 to March 30, 2019. […]

  • Federal Aid Programs for the Commonwealth of Kentucky
    by asia.scoggins on April 17, 2019 at 11:13 pm

    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 commonwealth of Kentucky.Assistance for State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: […]

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Kentucky
    by asia.scoggins on April 17, 2019 at 11:10 pm

    WASHINGTON – FEMA announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the commonwealth of Kentucky to supplement commonwealth and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, straight-line winds, flooding, landslides and mudslides from Feb. 6 to March 10, 2019. […]

  • Akilirnailngurkun Alerquagistet Ikayurillrit Paivngauq Cook Inlet-aam Nuniin Pek’terpallran Agtuumakainun
    by felicia.jordan on April 17, 2019 at 11:07 pm

    Anchorage, Alaska – Akilirnailngurkun alerquagituulit qanercuutait paivngauq piyugngalrianun Alaska-rmiunun agtuumakainun nunam pekterpallran November 30-mi Anchorage-am iluani, Kenai Peninsula Borough-mi, Mat-Su Borough-mi-llu. Kevgiurtem qayagaulriit ikayungcarcecugngai alerquagistmun ikayurcelluki arenqiallugutaitnek. &nbs […]

  • Federal Aid Programs for the State of Alabama
    by asia.scoggins on April 17, 2019 at 11:06 pm

    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 state of Alabama.Assistance for State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: […]