FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for August 24, 2020

Significant Activity – Aug 23-24, 2020

National Current Operations & Monitoring

Significant Incidents or Threats:
•  Tropical Cyclones Laura & Marco – Preparations and Response
•  Wildfire Activity
•  COVID-19

Tropical Activity:
•  Atlantic:
   ○  Tropical Cyclone Laura
   ○  Tropical Cyclone Marco
•  Eastern Pacific:
   ○  Disturbance 1: High (90%)
   ○  Disturbance 2: High (80%)
•  Central Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests
•  Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests

Declaration Activity:
   ○  Request: Emergency Declarations – TX
   ○  Approved: Emergency Declaration – LA and MS