FEMA Daily Operations Briefing for August 31, 2021

National Current Ops / Monitoring – August 30-31, 2021

New Significant Incidents / Ongoing Ops:
• Tropical Storm Ida
• Wildfire Activity – Western U.S.
  ○ Caldor Fire – CA

Hazard Monitoring:
• Heavy rain and flash flooding possible – Southwest to Central Great Basin; Lower Mississippi Valley to Mid-Atlantic
• Severe thunderstorms possible – Southeast to Tennessee Valley; Mid-Atlantic

Tropical Activity:
• Atlantic:
  ○ Tropical Storm Kate
  ○ Disturbance 1: High (90%)
  ○ Disturbance 2: Low (20%)

Disaster Declaration Activity:
• 3 Amendments issued

Event Monitoring: None