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

Tornado and Severe Thunderstorm Information

  • SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 408 Status Reports
    on June 24, 2022 at 8:54 pm

    WW 0408 Status Updates STATUS REPORT ON WW 408 THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT CONTINUES ACROSS THE ENTIRE WATCH AREA. ..LYONS..06/24/22 ATTN...WFO...UNR...ABR... STATUS REPORT FOR WS 408 SEVERE WEATHER THREAT CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS SDC007-017-021-031-033-041-045-049-055-059-065-069-071-075-081- 085-089-093-095-102-103-107-117-119-121-123-129-137-242140- SD . SOUTH DAKOTA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE BENNETT BUFFALO CAMPBELL CORSON CUSTER DEWEY EDMUNDS FAULK HAAKON HAND HUGHES HYDE JACKSON JONES LAWRENCE LYMAN MCPHERSON MEADE MELLETTE OGLALA LAKOTA PENNINGTON POTTER STANLEY SULLY TODD TRIPP WALWORTH ZIEBACH […]

  • SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 408
    on June 24, 2022 at 8:54 pm

    WW 408 SEVERE TSTM SD 242020Z - 250300Z URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 408 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 220 PM MDT Fri Jun 24 2022 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of Central and Western South Dakota * Effective this Friday afternoon and evening from 220 PM until 900 PM MDT. * Primary threats include... Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5 inches in diameter likely Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely SUMMARY...Thunderstorms are beginning to develop across central and western South Dakota, in a moderately moist and unstable air mass. A few severe storms are expected through the evening, with large hail and damaging wind gusts possible. The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 85 statute miles north and south of a line from 70 miles north northeast of Chamberlain SD to 45 miles west northwest of […]

  • SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 407 Status Reports
    on June 24, 2022 at 8:50 pm

    WW 0407 Status Updates STATUS REPORT ON WW 407 THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT CONTINUES ACROSS THE ENTIRE WATCH AREA. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION SEE MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 1279 ..LYONS..06/24/22 ATTN...WFO...FGF...BIS... STATUS REPORT FOR WS 407 SEVERE WEATHER THREAT CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS MNC027-069-087-089-107-113-119-125-135-242140- MN . MINNESOTA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE CLAY KITTSON MAHNOMEN MARSHALL NORMAN PENNINGTON POLK RED LAKE ROSEAU NDC003-005-015-017-019-021-027-029-031-035-037-039-043-045-047- 049-051-055-057-059-063-065-067-069-071-073-077-079-081-083-085- 091-093-095-097-099-103-242140- ND . NORTH DAKOTA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE BARNES BENSON BURLEIGH CASS CAVALIER DICKEY EDDY EMMONS FOSTER GRAND FORKS […]

  • SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 407
    on June 24, 2022 at 8:50 pm

    WW 407 SEVERE TSTM MN ND 241840Z - 250200Z URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 407 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 140 PM CDT Fri Jun 24 2022 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of Northwest Minnesota Central and Eastern North Dakota * Effective this Friday afternoon and evening from 140 PM until 900 PM CDT. * Primary threats include... Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 75 mph likely Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 3 inches in diameter likely A tornado or two possible SUMMARY...Thunderstorms will develop and become widespread during the afternoon across the watch area. Scattered intense storms capable of very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a tornado or two are expected. The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 110 statute miles east and west of a line from 65 miles south […]

Tropical Storm Information

  • NHC Eastern North Pacific Outlook
    by nhcwebmaster@noaa.gov (NHC Webmaster) on June 24, 2022 at 8:34 pm

    ZCZC MIATWOEP ALL TTAA00 KNHC DDHHMM Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1100 AM PDT Fri Jun 24 2022 For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude: Active Systems: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Storm Celia, located a few hundred miles west-southwest of the coast of southwestern Mexico. 1. Offshore of Southern Mexico: A broad area of low pressure is forecast to form well offshore of southern Mexico early next week. Environmental conditions could support some slow development of this system thereafter as it moves generally west-northwestward. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent. Forecaster Berg

  • CPHC Central North Pacific Outlook
    by nhcwebmaster@noaa.gov (NHC Webmaster) on June 24, 2022 at 5:55 pm

    ZCZC HFOTWOCP ALL TTAA00 PHFO DDHHMM Tropical Weather Outlook NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI 800 AM HST Fri Jun 24 2022 For the central North Pacific...between 140W and 180W: No tropical cyclones are expected during the next 5 days. $$ Forecaster Birchard NNNN

  • NHC Atlantic Outlook
    by nhcwebmaster@noaa.gov (NHC Webmaster) on June 24, 2022 at 5:30 pm

    ZCZC MIATWOAT ALL TTAA00 KNHC DDHHMM Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 PM EDT Fri Jun 24 2022 For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: 1. Tropical Atlantic: A tropical wave located over the eastern tropical Atlantic is producing a large area of disorganized showers and thunderstorms. Environmental conditions appear conducive for development of this system over the next few days, and a tropical depression could form during the early to middle part of next week while it moves westward at 15 to 20 mph over the tropical Atlantic and approaches the Windward Islands. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...20 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...medium...60 percent. Forecaster Reinhart

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Dallas, Texas

  • Clear and 100 F at Dallas / Addison Airport, TX
    on June 24, 2022 at 4:46 pm

    Winds are from the Southeast at 8.1 gusting to 15.0 MPH (7 gusting to 13 KT). The humidity is 27%. The heat index is 101. Last Updated on Jun 24 2022, 1:47 pm CDT.

Disaster Information

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

  • FEMA Awards Nearly $1.3 Million to Connecticut for 2018 Storm Recovery Costs
    by adrien.urbani on June 23, 2022 at 12:20 am

    FEMA Awards Nearly $1.3 Million to Connecticut for 2018 Storm Recovery Costs BOSTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be sending nearly $1.3 million to the State of Connecticut to reimburse it for the administrative costs of recovering from the tornadoes and storms that struck the state on May 15, 2018. The Connecticut Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection will receive a total of $1,275,694 in federal funding through FEMA’s Public Assistance grant program to reimburse it for the costs of administering the Public Assistance grants that the state received to respond to and recover from the storm. A line of thunderstorms hit the southwest corner of the state, spawning multiple tornadoes and high winds that left two dead and hundreds of thousands without power after millions of trees were knocked down. Hundreds of homes were damaged and several state parks – Sleeping Giant, Kettletown, and Wharton Brook – were temporarily closed as a […]

  • FEMA Approves Another $7.5 Million for Utah COVID-19 Response
    by jamie.casterton on June 22, 2022 at 7:18 pm

    FEMA Approves Another $7.5 Million for Utah COVID-19 Response DENVER – FEMA has approved $7.5 million in additional Public Assistance funding for the COVID-19 response in Utah. The assistance was made available under a major disaster declaration issued April 4, 2020. FEMA has provided more than $284 million for the Utah COVID-19 response to date with this additional funding. FEMA awarded the grant funds to the Utah Department of Health to reimburse them for the cost of providing COVID-19 test kits, sample collection services and lab processing of tests at no cost to the public.  To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Utah Department of Health used contracted services to collect more than 15,600 samples and process more than 128,000 diagnostic tests.  This award covers the cost of COVID-19 testing from May 24, 2021 to January 31, 2022. For the COVID-19 response, FEMA has simplified the Public Assistance application and funding process to address the […]

  • FEMA Advances Equity, Launches Campaign in English and Spanish Promoting Free, Low-Cost Flood Preparedness Options
    by mayshaunt.gary on June 22, 2022 at 3:45 pm

    FEMA Advances Equity, Launches Campaign in English and Spanish Promoting Free, Low-Cost Flood Preparedness Options WASHINGTON -- In an effort to reach more communities at the onset of hurricane season, FEMA is launching a dual-language advertising campaign to educate and remind residents of the flood preparedness actions they can take to fit almost any budget. The ads will be broadcast across iHeartMedia’s traditional and digital networks and will promote preparedness tips, aligning with FEMA’s equity goal to tailor disaster solutions that meet the unique needs of different communities. The ads will air in several hurricane-prone states, including Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina and Texas. “We are focused on eliminating the longstanding barriers underserved communities face during disasters. One way we are doing this is by meeting people where they are -- in the languages they understand,” said FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell. […]

  • FEMA Seeking Public Comment on Alerting and Notification Plan in the Commonwealth of Virginia
    by charles.elison on June 22, 2022 at 2:41 pm

    FEMA Seeking Public Comment on Alerting and Notification Plan in the Commonwealth of Virginia Alerting and Notification exercise scheduled for the North Anna Power Station and Surry Power Station. PHILADELPHIA – The Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will host a virtual public meeting to seek public comment on a significant plan change to the Commonwealth of Virginia’s alert and notification system for nuclear power plant emergencies.  FEMA will conduct an exercise of the new system on June 28, 2022. “FEMA is seeking the public’s comments on the proposed plan change to replace sirens with wireless emergency alerts via cellular phones as the primary alert and notification system.  This drill will test the government’s ability to alert and notify the public with the new system in the event of an emergency at either the Surry Power Station or North Anna Power Station,” said MaryAnn Tierney, Regional Administrator for […]

  • FEMA Awards Nearly $1.9 Million to Connecticut College for COVID Testing Expenses
    by adrien.urbani on June 22, 2022 at 1:48 am

    FEMA Awards Nearly $1.9 Million to Connecticut College for COVID Testing Expenses BOSTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be sending nearly $1.9 million to the State of Connecticut to reimburse Connecticut College for the costs of providing testing during the COVID-19 pandemic. The private liberal arts college in New London will receive a total of $1,855,566 in federal funding through FEMA’s Public Assistance grant program to reimburse it for the costs of providing approximately 80,699 tests for students and staff between August 2020 and December 2021. “FEMA is pleased to be able to assist Connecticut College with these costs,” said FEMA Region 1 Regional Administrator Lori Ehrlich. “Providing resources for our partners on the front lines of the pandemic fight is critical to their success, and our success as a nation.” FEMA’s Public Assistance program is an essential source of funding for states and communities recovering from a federally […]

  • FEMA Awards Vermont Nearly $1.7 Million for COVID Sheltering Costs
    by adrien.urbani on June 22, 2022 at 1:38 am

    FEMA Awards Vermont Nearly $1.7 Million for COVID Sheltering Costs BOSTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be sending nearly $1.7 million to the State of Vermont to reimburse the costs of providing non-congregate sheltering for the homeless during the COVID-19 pandemic. The $1,696,237 Public Assistance grant will go to the Vermont Agency of Human Services for contracting with two hotels – Harbor Place in Shelburne and the Ho Hum Motel in South Burlington – to provide rooms between October 2020 and March 2022. The state also contracted for transportation costs to return shelter occupants back to their original communities once cleared to do so by a healthcare professional. “FEMA is pleased to be able to assist the State of Vermont with these costs,” said FEMA Region 1 Regional Administrator Lori Ehrlich. “Providing resources for our partners on the front lines of the pandemic fight is critical to their success, and our success as a nation.” […]

  • FEMA Awards Nearly $51 Million to Massachusetts for COVID-19 Supply Costs
    by adrien.urbani on June 22, 2022 at 1:33 am

    FEMA Awards Nearly $51 Million to Massachusetts for COVID-19 Supply Costs BOSTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be sending nearly $51 million to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to reimburse the commonwealth for the cost of purchasing needed supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic. The $50,990,775 Public Assistance grant will reimburse the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) for part of the cost of purchasing supplies between March 2020 and July  2021. Those supplies included alcohol prep pads; gowns; body bags; hand sanitizer; bouffants; high-efficiency particulate absorbing (HEPA) filters; circuit arm supports; KN95 masks; culture fluid; nasal swabs; disinfecting wipes; disposable masks; powered air purifying (PAPR) respirators, neck capes, and filters; face shields; pillows; first aid kits; shoe covers; disposable surgical gloves; viral bacterial filters; glucose test solution and strips; viral transport tubes and eye protection. […]

  • FEMA Awards Nearly $6.6 Million to UMass Amherst for COVID-19 Testing Costs
    by adrien.urbani on June 22, 2022 at 1:23 am

    FEMA Awards Nearly $6.6 Million to UMass Amherst for COVID-19 Testing Costs BOSTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be sending nearly $6.6 million to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to reimburse the University of Massachusetts Amherst for the cost of testing students, faculty and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. The $6,593,575 Public Assistance grant will reimburse the public land-grant research university in Amherst for the cost of providing 263,743 tests between August 2020 and August 2021. “FEMA is pleased to be able to assist UMass Amherst with these costs,” said FEMA Region 1 Regional Administrator Lori Ehrlich. “Providing resources for our partners on the front lines of the pandemic fight is critical to their success, and our success as a nation.” FEMA’s Public Assistance program is an essential source of funding for states and communities recovering from a federally declared disaster or emergency. So far, FEMA has provided more […]

  • FEMA Awards More Than $1 Million to Wellesley College for COVID-19 Testing Costs
    by adrien.urbani on June 21, 2022 at 11:11 pm

    FEMA Awards More Than $1 Million to Wellesley College for COVID-19 Testing Costs BOSTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be sending more than $1 million to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to reimburse Wellesley College for the cost of testing students, faculty and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. The $1,036,178 Public Assistance grant will reimburse the private liberal arts college in Wellesley for the cost of providing 33,117 coronavirus tests between January and April 2021, as well as providing masks for students and staff. The school also set up 31 rooms for isolation of students with COVID and 68 rooms to quarantine students exposed to COVID. “FEMA is pleased to be able to assist Wellesley College with these costs,” said FEMA Region 1 Regional Administrator Lori Ehrlich. “Providing resources for our partners on the front lines of the pandemic fight is critical to their success, and our success as a nation.” FEMA’s Public Assistance […]

  • Corte Madera Earns 20% Flood Insurance Discount
    by robert.barker on June 21, 2022 at 7:45 pm

    Corte Madera Earns 20% Flood Insurance Discount OAKLAND, Calif. – Residents and businesses in Corte Madera will now be eligible for an additional five percent discount—up from 15 to 20 percent—on their flood insurance premiums thanks to local mitigation efforts. The town’s new Community Rating System (CRS) Class 6 level, administered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), rewards policyholders with 20 percent discounts on residential and nonresidential structures in identified flood zones. After April 1, current and new policyholders will save about $270 on their annual flood insurance premiums, about $80 more than Class 7 discounts. With over 428 policies in Corte Madera, $113,788 per year will now be saved by the community. Activities that help communities raise their CRS standing include public outreach programs, higher mapping and regulation standards, and flood mitigation initiatives that help save lives and protect property from flooding. […]