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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.

Join Microsoft Teams Meeting

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 January 28th, 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.


Tue, Jan 19, 2021
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SPC 1300Z Day 1 Outlook Day 1 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0629 AM CST Tue Jan 19 2021 Valid 191300Z - 201200Z ...NO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM AREAS FORECAST... ...SUMMARY... Severe thunderstorms are not expected through tonight. ...Eastern to central TX... Low-topped showers are ongoing within a narrow swath [...]
Source: Storm Prediction Center Outlook
Tue, Jan 19, 2021
Day 4-8 Outlook Image
Day 4-8 Outlook Day 4-8 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0359 AM CST Tue Jan 19 2021 Valid 221200Z - 271200Z ...DISCUSSION... Medium-range models appear to be in good agreement day 4 (Friday 1-22), with respect to evolution of the large-scale features, but subtle differences aloft begin [...]
Source: Storm Prediction Center Outlook
Tue, Jan 12, 2021
FEMA Issues $1.2M Installment to California for Earthquake Protection OAKLAND, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has released an additional installment of $1.2 million to the California Earthquake Authority (CEA) for its Earthquake Brace + Bolt (EBB) [...]
Source: FEMA Region IX News (includes Arizona)
Mon, Dec 28, 2020
Flood Insurance Reduces Post-Wildfire Flood and Mudflow Losses OAKLAND, Calif. – After another relentless wildfire season, thousands of property owners in burn scar areas now face increased risk of flooding and mudflows. Wildfires destroy the plants and root systems [...]
Source: FEMA Region IX News (includes Arizona)