Category: Weather

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

5:01 pm Eastern | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

ORANGE alert: Cyclone THIRTYONE-17 inCambodia : 0 people in Cat1(120km/h)

3:51 pm Eastern | Weather

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System Orange alert for Tropical Cyclone THIRTYONE-17read more »

Federal Aid Programs for the State of Alabama

16 Nov 23:28 | Weather

Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of Alabama.Assistance for the State and affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: Language English read more »

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Alabama

16 Nov 23:24 | Weather

WASHINGTON  – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Alabama to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by Hurricane Nate from October 6 to October 10,  2017.Federal funding is available to state and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and the repair or replacement of facilities damaged by Hurricane Nate in Baldwin, Choctaw, Clarke, Mobile, and Washington counties. Language English read more »

There are no tropical cyclones at this time.

16 Nov 18:28 | Weather

No tropical cyclones as of Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:03:09 GMTread more »

Eastern North Pacific Tropical Weather Outlook

16 Nov 18:28 | Weather

000 ABPZ20 KNHC 162328 TWOEP Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 400 PM PST Thu Nov 16 2017 For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude: Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days. $$ Forecaster Beven read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

16 Nov 17:01 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

G17: G.17 Data for October 2017 are now available

16 Nov 16:35 | Business

Industrial production and capacity utilization data for October 2017 are now available. Industrial production rose 0.9 percent in October, and manufacturing increased 1.3 percent. The index for utilities rose 2.0 percent, but mining output fell 1.3 percent, as Hurricane Nate caused a sharp but short-lived decline in oil and gas drilling and extraction. Even so, industrial activity was boosted in October by a return to normal operations after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma suppressed production in August and September.[1] Excluding the effects of the hurricanes, the index for total output advanced about 0.3 percent in October, and the index for manufacturing advanced about 0.2 percent.[1] A technical Q&A discussing the effects of the recent hurricanes on industrial production is available on the Federal Reserve Board's website at read more »

BTS Statistics Release: August 2017 U.S. Airline Traffic Data

16 Nov 14:02 | Weather

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Puerto Rico Hurricane Survivors Should ‘Stay in Touch’ With FEMA

16 Nov 11:15 | Weather

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Homeowners and renters who have registered for disaster assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are encouraged by recovery officials to “stay in touch” with the agency after they have applied for assistance. Language English read more »

AmeriCorps Helping Hurricane Survivors in St. Thomas

16 Nov 10:33 | Weather

ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – They’ve come from as far away as Washington and California to help Virgin Island survivors of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Young women and men from AmeriCorps are taking on some of the toughest jobs in hurricane recovery – mucking out sodden homes, cleaning up debris and working on rooftops to make emergency repairs. Language English read more »

Eastern North Pacific Tropical Weather Outlook

15 Nov 18:24 | Weather

000 ABPZ20 KNHC 152324 TWOEP Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 400 PM PST Wed Nov 15 2017 For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude: Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days. $$ Forecaster Stewart read more »

There are no tropical cyclones at this time.

15 Nov 18:24 | Weather

No tropical cyclones as of Wed, 15 Nov 2017 23:25:27 GMTread more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

15 Nov 17:01 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Over $45 Million in Federal Disaster Assistance Approved for Georgians

15 Nov 10:09 | Weather

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. — The State of Georgia, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration continue to support recovery efforts from Hurricane Irma, which caused widespread damage to homes, businesses and infrastructure. Language English read more »

Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Winds in the West

15 Nov 09:18 | Weather

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Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

14 Nov 17:01 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Eastern North Pacific Tropical Weather Outlook

14 Nov 12:28 | Weather

000 ABPZ20 KNHC 141728 TWOEP Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1000 AM PST Tue Nov 14 2017 For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude: Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days. $$ Forecaster Pasch read more »

There are no tropical cyclones at this time.

14 Nov 12:28 | Weather

No tropical cyclones as of Tue, 14 Nov 2017 21:59:15 GMTread more »

Graduation Ceremony for FEMA Corps Teams who assisted with Hurricane Harvey Recovery

14 Nov 10:06 | U.S. News

Austin, Texas – After completing 10 months and 1,700 service hours, some spent helping the survivors of Hurricane Harvey, a number of FEMA Corps and National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) Traditional AmeriCorps teams will be honored with a ceremony in Houston on Wednesday, Nov.15. Scott Thomas, Deputy Federal Coordinating Officer for Hurricane Harvey, will speak at the graduation ceremony. Language English read more »

Strong Winds, Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow in the West

14 Nov 09:22 | Weather

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Los Angeles Entrepreneurs Highly Confident About Year-End Revenue, Have More Plans for Growth and Hiring Than National Counterparts

14 Nov 09:18 | Weather

As the year comes to a close, the majority of Los Angeles-area small business owners expect 2017 revenue to exceed that of 2016, and they are projecting that growth to continue in the year ahead.read more »

Greater Washington, D.C. Entrepreneurs Maintain Confidence in Economy, Plan for Robust 2018

14 Nov 09:18 | Weather

As the year comes to a close, entrepreneurs in the greater Washington area are expecting strong year-end revenues, and they are projecting that growth to continue in the year ahead.read more »

San Francisco Entrepreneurs Highly Confident About Year-End Revenue, Economic Optimism Driving Robust Growth Outlook

14 Nov 09:18 | Weather

As the year comes to a close, the majority of San Francisco-area small business owners are confident that their year-end revenue will exceed that of 2016, and they are projecting that growth will continue into the year ahead.read more »

New York City Entrepreneurs Highly Confident About Year-End Revenue, Economic Optimism on the Rise

14 Nov 09:18 | Business

As the year comes to a close, New York City area small business owners expect their 2017 revenue to exceed that of 2016, and they are focused on hiring and securing financing to accommodate growth in the year ahead. According to fall 2017 Bank of America Business Advantage Small Business Owner Report, a semiannual survey of 1,000 business owners across the country and the greater New York City area, 70 percent of local business owners are confident that their year-end revenue will be higher than in 2016.

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Miami Entrepreneurs Confident on Year-End Revenue, Have Higher Expectations for Growth and Hiring Than National Counterparts

14 Nov 09:18 | Weather

With 2017 soon coming to a close, Miami small business owners expect higher year-end revenues than in 2016, and more are looking to apply for a loan in 2018.read more »

Dallas/Fort Worth Entrepreneurs Optimistic About Year-End Revenue, Confidence in National Economy Rises

14 Nov 09:16 | Weather

As the year comes to a close, the majority of Dallas/Fort Worth-area small business owners expect 2017 revenue to exceed that of 2016, and they are projecting that growth to continue in the year ahead.read more »

Atlanta Business Owners Highly Confident About Year-End Revenues, Lead the Nation on Five-Year Growth Outlook

14 Nov 09:16 | Weather

As the year comes to a close, a strong majority of Atlanta small business owners are looking at better-than-expected performance on their year-end revenues, and they are projecting five-year growth at a greater rate than their counterparts nationwide.read more »

Boston Entrepreneurs Anticipate High Year-End Revenues, Accelerated Growth and Hiring Compared to National Counterparts

14 Nov 09:16 | Weather

As the year comes to a close, the majority of Boston-area small business owners expect 2017 revenue to exceed that of 2016, and they are projecting that growth to continue in the year ahead.read more »

Chicago Entrepreneurs Planning for More Growth and Hiring in 2018 Than National Counterparts

14 Nov 09:16 | Business

As 2017 comes to a close, the majority of Chicago-area small business owners expect their year-end revenues to be higher than in 2016, and they are projecting that growth to continue in the year ahead.read more »

Houston Entrepreneurs Confident About Year-End Revenue, Planning for Growth

14 Nov 09:16 | Weather

The majority of Houston-area small business owners anticipate a strong finish to 2017, with 87 percent reporting confidence that their year-end revenue will exceed that of 2016, according to the fall 2017 Bank of America Business Advantage Small Business Owner Report, a semiannual survey of 1,000 business owners across the country and in the greater Houston area.read more »

Alert - Hurricanes Irma and Maria in the Caribbean

14 Nov 00:00 | U.S. News

Beginning on September 6, 2017, Hurricane Irma crossed the Caribbean, followed on September 16 by Hurricane Maria. These storms caused severe damage in a number of countries and territories, including Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, the Bahamas, the British Virgin Islands, Cuba, Dominica, the Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Martinique, Puerto Rico, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Martin, Sint Maarten, Turks and Caicos, and the US Virgin Islands.read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

13 Nov 17:01 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Disaster Recovery Centers Closed on Sundays

13 Nov 13:32 | U.S. News

ORLANDO, Fla. – Hours of operation for all Florida Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) are now Monday-Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., closed on Sunday. Survivors may locate open DRCs near them at https://www.fema.gov/disaster-recovery-centers or by calling the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362, (TTY) 800-462-7585. Helpline numbers are open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., seven days a week. DRC information is also available on the FEMA App. Language English read more »

There are no tropical cyclones at this time.

13 Nov 12:43 | Weather

No tropical cyclones as of Mon, 13 Nov 2017 22:03:47 GMTread more »

Eastern North Pacific Tropical Weather Outlook

13 Nov 12:43 | Weather

000 ABPZ20 KNHC 131743 TWOEP Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1000 AM PST Mon Nov 13 2017 For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude: The low pressure system located more than a 1000 miles west-southwest of the southern tip of the Baja California is producing a small area of showers and isolated thunderstorms displaced about 90 miles to the northeast of the surface circulation center. Environmental conditions are becoming less favorable for development, and are forecast to become quite unfavorable for tropical cyclone formation by Tuesday night. This system is expected to move west-northwestward at 10 to 15 mph across the open eastern Pacific during the next few days. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...20 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent. $$ Forecaster Roberts read more »

Safe Cleanup After the Flood

13 Nov 11:57 | Weather

 ORLANDO, Fla. – If your home was flooded by Hurricane Irma and the floodwaters are just beginning to recede, there are steps to take to ensure that your cleanup process is safe. First call your insurance agent to file a claim and report the damage as soon as possible. Homeowners insurance usually covers losses caused by wind, storms, or broken water pipes, but not surface flooding, which is covered under a separate policy issued under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Make sure you register for assistance with FEMA. Language English read more »

Georgians: Tuesday, Nov. 14, is the Last Day to Register with FEMA for Hurricane Irma Damage

13 Nov 11:34 | Weather

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. — Tomorrow, Nov. 14, is the last day to register for federal disaster assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) if you were affected by Hurricane Irma in Camden, Charlton, Chatham, Coffee, Glynn, Liberty and McIntosh counties. Language English read more »

Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow for the Pacific Northwest and Northern California

13 Nov 09:58 | Weather

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Deadline for Public Assistance Requests Extended

13 Nov 09:01 | U.S. News

ORLANDO, Fla. —The deadline for filing Requests for Public Assistance (RPAs) with FEMA to rebuild Florida’s public infrastructure damaged during Hurricane Irma has been extended to Nov. 21, 2017. The state recommends applicants submit RPAs to the Division of Emergency Management’s Public Assistance portal (FloridaPA.org) no later than Nov. 18, 2017 to ensure documentation is complete and the state can properly support applicant RPAs. Language English read more »

Space Weather Outlook

13 Nov 00:16 | Weather

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National VOAD and Other Voluntary Organizations Play Critical Role in Housing Cleanup

12 Nov 16:12 | Weather

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Dozens of National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) member organizations, in addition to many other volunteer agencies, are present in Puerto Rico providing essential services for those affected by Hurricane Maria. Together with Puerto Rico VOAD members, volunteers are working closely with local communities to perform housing cleanup and debris removal in addition to providing food, shelter, water, and medical services. Language English read more »

There are no tropical cyclones at this time.

12 Nov 12:47 | Weather

No tropical cyclones as of Sun, 12 Nov 2017 21:54:58 GMTread more »

Eastern North Pacific Tropical Weather Outlook

12 Nov 12:47 | Weather

000 ABPZ20 KNHC 121747 TWOEP Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1000 AM PST Sun Nov 12 2017 For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude: Satellite imagery indicates that the low pressure area located about 1100 miles southwest of the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula is producing widespread, but disorganized, showers and thunderstorms. Only a slight increase in organization would result in the formation of a tropical depression later today or tonight. By Tuesday, however, upper-level winds are expected become quite unfavorable for tropical cyclone formation to occur. This system is forecast to move west-northwestward to northwestward at 15 to 20 mph across the open eastern Pacific during the next few days. * Formation chance through 48 hours...high...70 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...high...70read more »

Heavy rain and mountain snow possible for parts of the Pacific Northwest

12 Nov 06:42 | Weather

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There are no tropical cyclones at this time.

11 Nov 12:42 | Weather

No tropical cyclones as of Sat, 11 Nov 2017 18:01:18 GMTread more »

Eastern North Pacific Tropical Weather Outlook

11 Nov 12:42 | Weather

000 ABPZ20 KNHC 111742 TWOEP Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1000 AM PST Sat Nov 11 2017 For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude: A weak area of low pressure located about 950 miles southwest of the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula is producing disorganized cloudiness and showers. Gradual development of this system is possible before upper-level winds become unfavorable for development by the middle of next week. This system is expected to move west-northwestward across the open eastern Pacific during the next several days. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...20 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...medium...40 percent. $$ Forecaster Beven read more »

Rain & Snow in the Northwest; Unseasonably Cold in the East

11 Nov 11:22 | Weather

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There are no tropical cyclones at this time.

10 Nov 12:45 | Weather

No tropical cyclones as of Fri, 10 Nov 2017 17:45:13 GMTread more »

Eastern North Pacific Tropical Weather Outlook

10 Nov 12:45 | Weather

000 ABPZ20 KNHC 101745 TWOEP Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1000 AM PST Fri Nov 10 2017 For the eastern North Pacific...east of 140 degrees west longitude: A weak area of low pressure is centered about 900 miles south of the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula. Little development is expected during the next couple of days due to unfavorable upper-level winds. However, conditions may subsequently become more conducive as the system moves west-northwestward across the open eastern Pacific. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent. $$ Forecaster Beven read more »

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