Content Tagged 'hurricane season'

Hurricane Hunters Stay Busy Despite Mild Season
Despite a fairly mild hurricane season thus far, the Hurricane Hunters have been staying busy. Video Video
M.E.M.A. Director, Robert Latham, Statement on 9th Anniv. of Katrina
"Today marks the ninth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s landfall on the Mississippi Gulf Coast that resulted in the death of 232 Mississippians and billions of dollars of damage to businesses, homes, and infrastructure."
Hurricane Hunters & M.E.M.A. Share Storm Preparedness Tips
The Hurricane Hunters and the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (M.E.M.A.) teamed up and gave a presentation at the Biloxi Visitors Center to help raise hurricane preparedness awareness. Video Video
Residents Still Struggling w/ High Wind Insurance Premiums
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina ravaged the Gulf Coast, some residents are still feeling the effects. Video Video
N.O.A.A. Educates Local Officials on Flood Mapping Methods
Local government officials and emergency management personnel went back to school to better prepare the Coast for natural disasters. Video Video
Gov. Officials Learn Flood Mapping Techniques to Prepare for Hurricane Season
Local government officials and emergency management personnel went back to school to better prepare the Coast for natural disasters. Video Video
Mississippians Need to Prepare Now for Hurricanes
The American Red Cross urges everyone to update their family evacuation plan, emergency preparedness kit, and get better prepared for the 2014 hurricane season.
Residents Should Have a Financial Plan for Hurricane Season
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency wants to remind everyone that it is essential to think about finances as part of your preparedness plan for hurricane season.
M.D.O.T. Releases New Hurricane Guide for 2014
On Saturday, you can pick up a copy of M.D.O.T.'s newly released 2014 Hurricane Guide at Edgewater Mall. Video Video
Mississippi Power Prepares for Hurricane Season
As we move further into hurricane season, Mississippi Power is on standby, getting ready for whatever Mother Nature may throw our way. Video Video
Jakcson Co. Recognized as MS Coast’s First StormReady County by N.W.S.
Jackson County was recognized as the Coast’s first StormReady County by the National Weather Service Office of New Orleans/Baton Rouge during the June 16th board meeting.
Electric Companies Prepare for Hurricane Season
Coast Electric companies share how they are preparing for the 2014 hurricane season. Video Video
Arthur Becomes First Hurricane of the Season
Arthur is the first hurricane of the year. Video Video
M.E.M.A. Wraps Up Hurricane Preparedness Tour
Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (M.E.M.A.) Director, Robert Latham, finished his hurricane preparedness tour of the Coast Wednesday. Video Video
Hurricane Hunters Lecture Series Begins June 6th
The Hurricane Hunters, based at Keesler Air Force Base, Miss., are hosting a lecture series this storm season highlighting their experiences with tracking hurricanes.
Hurricane Preparedness Summit Comes to a Close
Thursday, the Hurricane Preparedness Summit wrapped up in Biloxi and relief leaders say they're more prepared than ever for an emergency. Video Video
Red Cross Offers Safety Tips for Hurricane Preparedness Week
The American Red Cross urges South Mississippi and communities across the country to get ready today for the hurricane storm season ahead that begins on June 1st.
Gov. Bryant Declares June 2nd-6th as Hurricane Preparedness Week
Gov. Phil Bryant has declared the first week of June as Hurricane Preparedness Week in Mississippi to ensure residents are prepared for the upcoming tropical weather season, which officially begins Sunday.
Gulf Coast Prepares for Start of Hurricane Season
With hurricane season less than a week away, the Coast is beginning to prepare for what’s to come. Video Video
Mississippi Preparedness Summit Held at Cost Coliseum
Emergency management teams from all over the state are meeting at the Coast Coliseum this week for the Mississippi Preparedness Summit. Video Video
Coast Preparing for Beginning of Hurricane Season Sunday
Hurricane season begins Sunday, June 1st. In preparation for the season, leaders have been meeting throughout the week to connect different agencies and review protocol. Video Video
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