FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for August 28, 2020

National Current Operations and Monitoring
Significant Incidents or Threats:
• Severe thunderstorms possible – Lower Mississippi Valley to Tennessee Valley; Middle/Upper Mississippi Valleys to Great Lakes and Ohio Valley
• Heavy rain and flash flooding possible – Lower Mississippi Valley Ohio Valley and Southern Appalachians; Upper Mississippi Valley to Great Lakes and Ohio Valley
• California Wildfires
• COVID-19
Tropical Activity:
• Atlantic:
o Tropical Cyclone Laura (FINAL)
o Disturbance 1: Low (30%)
o Disturbance 2: Low (30%)
o Eastern Pacific:
o Tropical Cyclone Hernan
o Tropical Cyclone Iselle
• Central Pacific:
o Disturbance 1: Low (20%)
• Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests
Declaration Activity:
• Approved: Emergency Declaration – Arkansas
• FMAG approved for White River Fire, OR