FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for August 29, 2020

National Current Operations and Monitoring
Significant Incidents or Threats:
• Heavy rain and flash flooding possible – Southwest; Southern Plains to Lower/Middle Mississippi Valley
• Severe thunderstorms possible – Southern Plains to Lower/Middle Mississippi Valley; Mid-Atlantic to Northeast
• Critical fire weather – Northern Intermountain to Northern Plains
• Post-Tropical Cyclone Laura
• Wildfires
• COVID-19
Tropical Activity:
• Atlantic:
o Disturbance 1: Low (30%)
o Disturbance 2: Medium (40%)
o Eastern Pacific:
o Tropical Cyclone Iselle
• Central Pacific:
o Disturbance 1: Low (20%)
• Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests
Declaration Activity:
• Approval: Major Disaster Declaration – Louisiana