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Inclement Weather For California; Fire Weather Threat In The High Plains

A strong storm and frontal system will move through Central and Southern California over the next two days, perhaps lingering through midweek. Expect heavy snowfall across the Sierra into the Southern California mountains and heavy rainfall which may cause flooding and debris flows in Southern California. There is an elevated to critical fire weather risk across the Southern High Plains. Read More >

The CARIBE WAVE/LANTEX 11 tsunami exercise was conducted to assist tsunami preparedness efforts throughout the Caribbean region. The purpose of the exercise is to improve Tsunami Warning System effectiveness along the Caribbean coasts. The exercise provided an opportunity for emergency management organizations throughout the Caribbean to exercise their operational lines of communications, review their tsunami response procedures, and promote tsunami preparedness.

CARIBE WAVE/LANTEX 11 Participant Handbook

UNESCO Circular Letter

  • Full-scale simulated tsunami alert in Caribbean (PDF)
  • Exercice grandeur nature d'alerte au tsunami dans les Caraïbes
  • Simulacro de alerta a escala real contra los tsunamis en la región del Caribe
  • Español - 21 de diciembre de 2010

Webinars (pdf)

Florida East Coast Participation

Post-Exercise Evaluation