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Voluntary Agencies Launch Home Repair Program for Survivors

FEMA - News - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 10:01

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico — Survivors who have been unable to return to their homes as a result of Hurricanes Irma and Maria can now look forward to help from voluntary agencies.

The Voluntary Agencies Leading and Organizing Repair (VALOR) program is now providing supplies and materials to support essential, temporary repairs that allow survivors to move back into their homes.

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Categories: Emergency Management

Grindr App Assaults Being Investigated as Hate Crimes

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 09:53


Dallas police said the series of assaults stemming from meetings through an app for gay men are being investigated as hate crimes.

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Rte 5/20 EB-WB between Rte 414 Ovid Street and Rumsey Street (Seneca Falls) All lanes closed due to parade at 10:30AM for up to 2 hrs, Seneca County

State - NY - NYALERT - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 09:47
Route 5/20 EB-WB between Route 414 Ovid Street and Rumsey Street (Seneca Falls) All lanes closed due to parade at 10:30 AM for up to 2 hrs, Seneca County
Categories: Current Incidents

SPC Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook

Weather - Fire Weather - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 09:41
SPC Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook
Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0938 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018 Valid 201700Z - 211200Z The ongoing forecast is on track with no changes needed. Locally critical fire weather conditions are possible - especially on the western extent of the ongoing elevated area where 20+ mph surface winds are possible for brief periods of time this afternoon. Elsewhere, 8-20% RH values will combine with 15 mph winds and warm (70s F) surface temperatures during the afternoon within the elevated area. See the previous discussion below for more details. ..Cook.. 01/20/2018 .PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 0119 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018/ ...Synopsis... ...Southern High Plains... An upper trough will migrate eastward across the western U.S. to the central and southern Rockies by Sunday morning, resulting in strong height falls across the southern Rockies and adjacent High Plains during the latter half of the period. At the surface, a weak lee low will develop over CO during the afternoon and breezy conditions are forecast across eastern NM into western TX and OK. Above-normal high temperatures and low RH values are expected once again today. High temperatures will top out in the 70s and RH values in the 8-20 percent range. Sustained west-southwest winds around 15 mph with occasionally higher gusts are possible. Critical conditions, mainly across parts of east-central NM, may occur on a brief/spotty basis. ...Please see www.spc.noaa.gov/fire for graphic product... Read more
Categories: Weather

SPC Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook

Weather - Fire Weather - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 09:41
SPC Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook
Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0938 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018 Valid 201700Z - 211200Z The ongoing forecast is on track with no changes needed. Locally critical fire weather conditions are possible - especially on the western extent of the ongoing elevated area where 20+ mph surface winds are possible for brief periods of time this afternoon. Elsewhere, 8-20% RH values will combine with 15 mph winds and warm (70s F) surface temperatures during the afternoon within the elevated area. See the previous discussion below for more details. ..Cook.. 01/20/2018 .PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 0119 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018/ ...Synopsis... ...Southern High Plains... An upper trough will migrate eastward across the western U.S. to the central and southern Rockies by Sunday morning, resulting in strong height falls across the southern Rockies and adjacent High Plains during the latter half of the period. At the surface, a weak lee low will develop over CO during the afternoon and breezy conditions are forecast across eastern NM into western TX and OK. Above-normal high temperatures and low RH values are expected once again today. High temperatures will top out in the 70s and RH values in the 8-20 percent range. Sustained west-southwest winds around 15 mph with occasionally higher gusts are possible. Critical conditions, mainly across parts of east-central NM, may occur on a brief/spotty basis. ...Please see www.spc.noaa.gov/fire for graphic product... Read more
Categories: Weather

Dallas Fire-Rescue Truck Hit by Semi

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 09:36


A Dallas Fire-Rescue truck was damaged Saturday morning after being hit by a semi truck.

Photo Credit: Metro

7500 S Mopac Expy Nb - Traffic Hazard

MOPAC NB TO WILLIAM CANNO RAMP/S MOPAC EXPY SVRD NB | 30.216218 | -97.850672 | Traffic Hazard | Sat, 20 Jan 2018 15:27:44 GMT
Categories: Current Incidents

FEMA Offers Repair and Rebuilding Advice in Bayamón

FEMA - News - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 09:25

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – As the people of Puerto Rico rebuild homes damaged by the flooding and hurricanes of last September, FEMA and Home Depot have teamed up to provide free information, tips and literature on how to make homes stronger and safer during the rebuilding process.

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Categories: Emergency Management

100 E Stassney Ln - zSTALLED VEHICLE

W STASSNEY LN/S CONGRESS AVE | 30.204945 | -97.774792 | zSTALLED VEHICLE | Sat, 20 Jan 2018 15:23:28 GMT
Categories: Current Incidents

3500 W BRAKER LN - Crash Urgent

BURNET RD/N MOPAC EXPY SVRD NB | 30.394282 | -97.729410 | Crash Urgent | Sat, 20 Jan 2018 15:03:56 GMT
Categories: Current Incidents

Video: Workshop fire with guest house exposure in Adams County, PA

Statter 911 - Sat, 01/20/2018 - 09:01

Guest house damaged. Garage/workshop destroyed in Friday fire

The post Video: Workshop fire with guest house exposure in Adams County, PA appeared first on Statter911.

Categories: Fire Service

3400-3401 S Capital Of Texas Hwy Nb - Traffic Hazard

S MOPAC EXPY SVRD SB/S MOPAC EXPY SVRD NB | 30.248759 | -97.804831 | Traffic Hazard | Sat, 20 Jan 2018 15:00:49 GMT
Categories: Current Incidents

600-1025 W BEN WHITE BLVD EB - Crash Urgent

W BEN WHITE EB TO CONGRES RAMP/W BEN WHITE EB TO 1ST RAMP | 30.226593 | -97.769610 | Crash Urgent | Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:57:16 GMT
Categories: Current Incidents

4976-5034 W Us 290 Hwy Wb - Traffic Hazard

W 290 WB TO S MOPAC SB RAMP/W 290 WB TO BOSTON RAMP | 30.234105 | -97.821369 | Traffic Hazard | Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:55:44 GMT
Categories: Current Incidents

Metric Blvd / Gold Wing Dr - Traffic Impediment

| 30.395522 | -97.705987 | Traffic Impediment | Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:22:19 GMT
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