Content Tagged 'mississippi emergency management agency'

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."
Mississippi Sends Assistance Team to Hawaii to Support Tropical Weather Response
A five man team comprised of four Mississippi Emergency Management Agency staff and one Mississippi Army National Guard member left this morning headed to Hawaii to support response efforts to Tropical Storm Iselle and oncoming Hurricane Julio.
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 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.
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
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
Flood Damage Reported, More Severe Weather Possible
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of flood damage in two counties in Southwest Mississippi as a result of storms moving through the state Thursday night and Friday morning.
Snow and Ice Expected in Central and North Mississippi
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency is asking residents to prepare themselves and their homes for a dangerous winter weather system moving into the state.
M.E.M.A. Earns Stormready Designation, First in the Nation
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (M.E.M.A.) becomes the first state emergency management agency in the nation to earn the StormReady designation from the National Weather Service.
Two Weather Related Deaths Reported to M.E.M.A., More Ice Expected
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of two weather related traffic deaths as a result of the ongoing winter weather event.
Gov. Bryant Warns of Ongoing Flooding
Gov. Phil Bryant and the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency are warning residents about ongoing flooding within the state.
One Death and Storm Damage Reported to M.E.M.A.
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (M.E.M.A.) has received a report of one death and storm damage in 19 counties as a result of the severe weather that moved through the state Thursday.
Mississippians Asked to Prepare for Severe Weather
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (M.E.M.A.) and the National Weather Service (N.W.S.) are asking residents to prepare for the possibility of severe weather Wednesday night, and especially Thursday night.
Dangerously Cold Weather This Week in Mississippi
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency along with county emergency managers around the state are asking residents to be prepared for some dangerously cold temperatures this week.
80° Partly Cloudy Feels Like: 84° F
High: 83° F
Low: 70° F
Wind: E 5 mph

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