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April 15, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Weather Service (NWS) reports the threat of severe weather is moving to the east today. NWS forecasters issued a tornado watch today for parts of eastern Alabama and...
April 15, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Local officials report a tornado hit Midland, Texas on April 13 destroyed approximately 40 homes and damaged another 60. Most of these units are mobile homes. The city was...
April 14, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- FEMA and Louisiana state officials have established a field office in Bossier City, La. to begin disaster recovery operations. FEMA's regional office in Denton, Texas (Region IV)...
Louisiana
April 14, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Emergency Information Infrastructure Partnership (EIIP) will host several interesting online sessions this week. To participate, please visit their website http://www.emforum...
April 14, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Iowa state officials report cleanup is underway in the wake of severe weather that hit the state recently. Twenty-two counties were affected by the system last week that spawned...
April 14, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- Effective immediately, Disaster Service Centers (DSCs) providing freeze assistance will be open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. In Kern County, DSCs in Delano...
California
April 14, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Another potential "problem date " in the Y2K computer system transition has passed without significant reported disruptions. As of today, there have been no reports of related...
Louisiana
April 14, 1999
Umatilla Community Integrated Process Team Agenda April 14-15, 1999 Hermiston NG Armory, Hermiston OR Host: Chris Brown, OEM Facilitator: Dr. Richard Winter ANL April 14     8:30...
Region X
April 14, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Governor of Tennessee's request for federal fire suppression assistance was approved for the "Cagle Mountain Complex Fire." The fire currently includes Grundy, Marion and...
April 14, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Joint Federal/State Preliminary Damage Assessments started yesterday in Clinton, Hamilton and Warren counties. The teams will look at damage from the severe weather system that...

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