FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for September 8, 2020

National Current Operations and Monitoring
Significant Incidents or Threats:
Heavy rain and flash flooding possible – Southern Plains
Heavy snow possible – Central Rockies
Critical fire weather and wildfires – Pacific Northwest/Northern Intermountain to southern CA; Central Great Basin to Southwest
Tropical Cyclone Laura – Response and recovery
COVID-19
Tropical Activity:
Atlantic:
Tropical Cyclone Paulette
Tropical Cyclone Rene
Disturbance 1: Medium (40%)
Disturbance 2: High (70%)
Eastern Pacific: Disturbance 1 – Low (20%)
Central Pacific: No new tropical cyclones expected during the next five days
Western Pacific: No activity affecting U.S. interests
Declaration Activity:
Amendment No. 5 to FEMA-4559-DR-LA
FMAGs approved – Cold Springs/Pearl Hill Fire, Apple Acres Fire, Babb Fire, WA
FMAG approved – Ether Hollow Fire, UT
FMAG approved – Two Four Two Fire, OR