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From Jim Fisher @ OEM:  Due to the COVID-19 situation, OEM Comm in-person meetings at PECOC on the 4th Thursday of the month at 6:30pm are cancelled but monthly meetings will continue virtually using Teams.  Click the link below labeled “Join Microsoft Teams Meeting” to attend the meeting.

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602-649-0382 United States, Phoenix (Toll)

213-279-1657 United States, Los Angeles (Toll)

Conference ID: 956 667 16#

NOTE: The next meeting will be held on March 25, 2021.

COVID-19 information for citizens of Pima County can be found at the County Health Department COVID-19 page: pima.gov/covid19

Social distancing, hand washing and large gathering avoidance are critical in slowing the spread of the disease.

Stay safe and healthy.


Fri, Feb 26, 2021
FEMA Updates Flood Maps in Imperial, Riverside and San Diego Counties OAKLAND, Calif. — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is updating portions of Imperial, Riverside and San Diego County flood maps in 2021. The new maps identify the [...]
Source: FEMA Region IX News (includes Arizona)
Tue, Feb 23, 2021
Federal Assistance for California Wildfires Tops $103M SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Since historic wildfires swept across the State of California in 2020, more than $103 million in federal disaster assistance has been disbursed to help homeowners, renters and businesses recover, [...]
Source: FEMA Region IX News (includes Arizona)
Tue, Feb 23, 2021
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SPC 1300Z Day 1 Outlook Day 1 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0700 AM CST Tue Feb 23 2021 Valid 231300Z - 241200Z ...NO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM AREAS FORECAST... ...SUMMARY... A few thunderstorms will be possible across the Pacific Northwest and northern Rockies this afternoon and evening. ...Synopsis/Discussion... Broad cyclonic [...]
Source: Storm Prediction Center Outlook
Tue, Feb 23, 2021
Day 4-8 Outlook Image
Day 4-8 Outlook Day 4-8 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0345 AM CST Tue Feb 23 2021 Valid 261200Z - 031200Z ...DISCUSSION... Medium-range models continue to suggest that, although blocking may linger to some degree through much of this period, an initially prominent mid-level high and amplified [...]
Source: Storm Prediction Center Outlook