FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for August 17, 2020

Significant Activity – Aug 16-17, 2020

National Current Operations & Monitoring

Significant Incidents or Threats:
•  Severe thunderstorms – Northern Intermountain
•  Isolated Dry Thunderstorms – Portions of CA to Central Great Basin, Northern Intermountain and Northern Plains
•  COVID-19

Tropical Activity:
•  Atlantic:
   ○  Disturbance 1: Medium (50%)
   ○  Disturbance 2: Medium (60%)
•  Eastern Pacific:
   ○  Tropical Cyclone Genevieve
   ○  Tropical Cyclone Fausto
•  Central Pacific:
   ○  Disturbance 1: Medium (50%)
•  Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests

Declaration Activity:
•  Major Disaster Declaration Request – Iowa
•  FMAG Approved – River Fire, CA