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Staying Safe as Temperatures Rise (7/20/2018) - The Houston area is experiencing a heat wave, with forecast temperatures entering the triple digits as early as Friday and into the beginning of next week. When heat index values (ie, the "feels like" temperature) reach 108 degrees, Heat Advisories are issued and signal an elevated threat of heat-related illness.. …
houstonrecovers.org HoustonRecovers.org | Disaster Recovery Information for Houston Residents (6/22/2018) - The City of Houston has partnered with state and federal agencies, as well as local non-profits, to help Houstonians affected by flooding in during Harvey and other recent disasters. Visit HoustonRecovers.org for more information.  
Steer Clear of Flood Prone Roadways During Periods of Heavy Rainfall (6/29/2018) - The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management (OEM) urges residents and visitors to avoid Houston roadways during periods of prolonged or intense rainfall.  The Department of Public Works & Engineering and OEM have produced a map of roadway segments and underpasses that are especially prone to flooding.  Travelers should …
Extreme Heat | Tips to Stay Cool (6/29/2018) - When the heat index rises above 108F for two days, the National Weather Service may issue a Heat Advisory. The Heat Index is a measure of how hot it really feels when relative humidity is factored in with the actual air temperature.  This is better explained as what the heat "feels like" …
Report Storm Damage to Houston 311 (2/14/2017) - The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management is asking any residents to report flooding or debris in City roadways.  By letting us know, we can get crews out to either help barricade or drain flooded areas, and clear roadways to get traffic moving again. Reporting Flooding What qualifies as …
Would You Need Help in a Disaster? Register for Assistance Online or by Phone (1/15/2017) - The State of Texas Emergency Assistance Register (STEAR) provides residents an opportunity to register for assistance in the event of a disaster. Sign up today! Register for the STEAR program by visiting texasstear.org. Register here What is the STEAR Program? In the event of an emergency some individuals may need …
Traffic Information from Houston Transtar (8/9/2017) - When emergencies occur, traffic throughout the Houston area can be affected. Stay up to date with information from Houston Transtar.  

 

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