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Weather alert feeds from the National Weather Service (NWS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

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Tropical Storm Information

  • NHC Atlantic Outlook
    by nhcwebmaster@noaa.gov (NHC Webmaster) on September 29, 2022 at 8:59 am

    ZCZC MIATWOAT ALL TTAA00 KNHC DDHHMM Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 AM EDT Thu Sep 29 2022 For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: Active Systems: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane Ian, located inland over central Florida, and on Tropical Depression Eleven, located several hundred miles west of the Cabo Verde Islands. Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days. && Public Advisories on Tropical Depression Eleven are issued under WMO header WTNT31 KNHC and under AWIPS header MIATCPAT1. Forecast/Advisories on Tropical Depression Eleven are issued under WMO header WTNT21 KNHC and under AWIPS header MIATCMAT1. $$ Forecaster Brown NNNN

  • NHC Eastern North Pacific Outlook
    by nhcwebmaster@noaa.gov (NHC Webmaster) on September 29, 2022 at 8:32 am

    ZCZC MIATWOEP ALL TTAA00 KNHC DDHHMM Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1100 PM PDT Wed Sep 28 2022 For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude: Active Systems: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on recently formed Tropical Depression Sixteen-E, located a few hundred miles south of Manzanillo, Mexico. 1. Western East Pacific: The remnants of Newton are located about 1,300 miles west-southwest of the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula. Disorganized shower and thunderstorm activity associated with the low remains limited, and environmental conditions are becoming less favorable for additional development. The system is expected to move slowly westward over the far western portion of the eastern North Pacific over the next couple of days. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...20 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent. Public Advisories on Tropical Depression Sixteen-E […]

  • CPHC Central North Pacific Outlook
    by nhcwebmaster@noaa.gov (NHC Webmaster) on September 29, 2022 at 5:55 am

    ZCZC HFOTWOCP ALL TTAA00 PHFO DDHHMM Tropical Weather Outlook NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI 800 PM HST Wed Sep 28 2022 For the central North Pacific...between 140W and 180W: No tropical cyclones are expected during the next 5 days. $$ Forecaster Bohlin NNNN

Alexandria, Louisiana

Dallas, Texas

  • Air Quality Alert issued September 28 at 3:03PM CDT by NWS
    by w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov on September 28, 2022 at 8:03 pm

    ...OZONE ACTION DAY... The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has issued an Ozone Action Day for the Dallas-Fort Worth area for Thursday, September 29, 2022. Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing high levels of ozone air pollution in the Dallas-Fort Worth area

Disaster Information

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

  • Public Invited to Appeal or Comment on Flood Maps for Portion of Coal County, Oklahoma Within the Choctaw Nation.
    by mayshaunt.gary on September 28, 2022 at 11:44 pm

    Public Invited to Appeal or Comment on Flood Maps for Portion of Coal County, Oklahoma Within the Choctaw Nation. DENTON, Texas – Revised preliminary flood risk information and updated Flood Insurance Rate Maps are available for review for portions of Coal County, Oklahoma located within the Choctaw Nation. Residents and business owners are encouraged to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements. The updated maps were produced in coordination with Tribal, local, state and FEMA officials. Community review of the maps has already taken place, but before the maps become final, community stakeholders can identify any concerns or questions about the information provided and participate in the 90-day appeal and comment period. The 90-day appeal and comment period will begin on or around Sept. 28, 2022.  Appeals and comments may be submitted through Dec. 27, 2022 for: Portion of Coal County located […]

  • Public Invited to Appeal or Comment on Flood Maps for Portion of Coal County, Oklahoma Within the Chickasaw Nation
    by mayshaunt.gary on September 28, 2022 at 11:44 pm

    Public Invited to Appeal or Comment on Flood Maps for Portion of Coal County, Oklahoma Within the Chickasaw Nation DENTON, Texas – Revised preliminary flood risk information and updated Flood Insurance Rate Maps are available for review for portions of Coal County, Oklahoma located within the Chickasaw Nation. Residents and business owners are encouraged to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements. The updated maps were produced in coordination with Tribal, local, state and FEMA officials. Community review of the maps has already taken place, but before the maps become final, community stakeholders can identify any concerns or questions about the information provided and participate in the 90-day appeal and comment period. The 90-day appeal and comment period will begin on or around Sept. 28, 2022.  Appeals and comments may be submitted through Dec. 27, 2022 for: Portion of Coal County located […]

  • How To Apply for Federal and State Individual Assistance
    by mary.j.edmon on September 28, 2022 at 10:48 pm

    How To Apply for Federal and State Individual Assistance ANCHORAGE, Alaska– Residents of the Regional Educational Attendance Areas of Bering Strait, Kashunamiut, Lower Kuskokwim and Lower Yukon who suffered property damage or loss from September’s severe storm, flooding and landslides are now eligible to apply for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State of Alaska. Available aid includes temporary housing expenses, basic home repairs, or other essential disaster-related needs that are not covered by insurance. The State of Alaska and FEMA’s Individual Assistance (IA) programs are separate, and each have their own application process. However, it is important that survivors apply for both FEMA and Alaska’s IA programs. If a survivor is found ineligible for federal assistance, they may qualify for assistance through the State of Alaska, but applications must be submitted for both. State of Alaska Individual Assistance […]

  • Disaster Recovery Center in South St. Louis City to Close One Day Early, on Friday, September 30
    by tiana.suber on September 28, 2022 at 8:37 pm

    Disaster Recovery Center in South St. Louis City to Close One Day Early, on Friday, September 30 A Disaster Recovery Center in south St. Louis City will close on Friday, September 30 at 5 p.m., one day sooner due to a scheduled event at the location.   Salvation Army Temple Center 2740 Arsenal St. St. Louis, MO 63118 (Near the corner of Arsenal and California) The recovery center will re-open on Monday, October 3, as a U.S Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC). Hours will be 9 a.m.—6 p.m., Monday—Friday. At a DLOC, SBA customer service representatives are available to meet with businesses and residents from St. Louis City, St. Louis County and St. Charles County, who were affected by the flooding and severe storms that occurred July 25–July 28, 2022. SBA representatives will answer questions, explain SBA’s disaster loan program and close customers’ approved disaster loans on the days and times indicated. No appointment […]

  • FEMA Continues Supporting Hurricane Ian Response
    by mayshaunt.gary on September 28, 2022 at 4:06 pm

    FEMA Continues Supporting Hurricane Ian Response WASHINGTON --  FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell urges anyone in the path of Hurricane Ian to heed the warning of local officials as this storm begins to make landfall. Ian is predicted to bring life-threatening storm surge and widespread flooding. Criswell said FEMA established a search and rescue coordination group in Miami that includes Urban Search and Rescue teams, Coast Guard, Department of Defense, Department of the Interior and local Florida rescue teams. These teams are prepared to coordinate search and rescue efforts by sea, air and land. On Tuesday, Administrator Criswell briefed President Biden about federal response efforts. Together, President Biden and Administrator Criswell called mayors in Florida to check on evacuations and their local preparations ahead of Ian. President Biden also called Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Tuesday to discuss state and federal coordination efforts ahead of landfall. The […]

  • Brighter Outlook Emerges to Harden Power Grid Across U.S. Virgin Islands
    by gina.callaghan on September 28, 2022 at 3:24 pm

    Brighter Outlook Emerges to Harden Power Grid Across U.S. Virgin Islands ST. CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands –Substantial progress has been made to create more resilient power grids throughout the U.S. Virgin Islands since hurricanes Irma and Maria left thousands of homes, businesses and critical facilities such as hospitals without power five years ago. When disaster strikes, lifesaving and life-sustaining operations require a dependable power source required for critical facilities to provide survivors with food, water, shelter and medical treatment. The partnership between FEMA and the V.I. Water and Power Authority (WAPA) over the past five years has played a significant role advancing the work needed to strengthen the power grids to better withstand future storms and to increase year-round reliability. There are several projects taking place throughout the territory to support the construction efforts, such as the repair of electrical substations, burying of […]

  • City of Laurel Saves Residents Money on Flood Insurance Premiums
    by amanda.hancher on September 28, 2022 at 2:02 pm

    City of Laurel Saves Residents Money on Flood Insurance Premiums amanda.hancher Wed, 09/28/2022 - 14:02

  • Seminole County Disaster Recovery Center to Close September 27
    by mayshaunt.gary on September 27, 2022 at 11:14 pm

    Seminole County Disaster Recovery Center to Close September 27 OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma residents have just one more day to visit the joint federal/state Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Seminole County. The center will close permanently at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 27. The DRC was opened to help survivors affected by the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding that occurred May 2-8.   SEMINOLE COUNTY Seminole State College David L. Boren Library Room 105 2701 Boren Blvd. Seminole, OK 74868 Hours Monday-Tuesday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Closes permanently at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 27.   Survivors can also call the FEMA Helpline at 1-800-621-3362 if they have questions about their FEMA application or have additional needs. The final day to apply for federal assistance is Wednesday, Sept. 28. For the latest information, visit fema.gov/disaster/4657. Follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/FEMARegion6 and like us on Facebook at facebook.com/FEMARegion6. […]

  • FEMA Awards Nearly $1.7 Million to Northeastern University for COVID-19 Prevention Costs
    by adrien.urbani on September 27, 2022 at 7:09 pm

    FEMA Awards Nearly $1.7 Million to Northeastern University for COVID-19 Prevention Costs BOSTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be sending almost $1.7 million to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to reimburse Northeastern University for the cost of steps taken to protect the health students, faculty and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. The $1,648,768 Public Assistance grant will reimburse the private research university in Boston for the cost of contracting and using its own staff to perform emergency protective measures between January and September 2020. Among the steps taken were providing additional on-site security; provisioning emergency meals and water; purchasing personal protective equipment (PPE) and disinfection and decontamination supplies; and completing disinfection and decontamination within the Northeastern campus. “FEMA is pleased to be able to assist Northeastern University with these costs,” said FEMA Region 1 Regional […]

  • FEMA Awards Almost $2.5 Million to Southcoast Hospitals Group for COVID-19 Supply Costs
    by adrien.urbani on September 27, 2022 at 7:04 pm

    FEMA Awards Almost $2.5 Million to Southcoast Hospitals Group for COVID-19 Supply Costs BOSTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be sending nearly $2.5 million to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to reimburse Southcoast Hospitals Group, Inc. for the costs of purchasing personal protective equipment (PPE) during the COVID pandemic. The $2,479,654 Public Assistance grant will reimburse the non-profit, community-based health system that operates three hospitals in southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island for purchasing PPE between January and October 2021. The group purchased surgical masks, N95 respirators, medical gloves, medical gowns, bouffant head coverings, face shields, eye protection, and shoe covers for St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford, Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River, and Tobey Hospital in Wareham. “FEMA is pleased to be able to assist Southcoast Hospitals Group, Inc. with these costs,” said FEMA Region 1 Regional […]