FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for August 12, 2020

Significant Activity – Aug 11-12, 2020

National Current Operations & Monitoring

Significant Incidents or Threats:
•  Derecho – Midwest
•  Severe thunderstorms possible – Northern and Central Plains
•  Heavy rain and flash flooding possible – Southern/Central Appalachians to Mid-Atlantic; Lower Mississippi Valley
•  Critical fire weather – Central Great Basin
•  COVID-19

Tropical Activity:
•  Atlantic: Disturbance 1: High (90%)
•  Eastern Pacific:
   ○  Tropical Cyclone Elida (CAT 1)
   ○  Disturbance 1: High (90%)
   ○  Disturbance 2: High (90%)
   ○  Disturbance 3: Medium (60%)
   ○  Disturbance 4: Low (30%)
•  Central Pacific: See Disturbance 4 in the Eastern Pacific Basin
•  Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests

Declaration Activity: None