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NTX ARES Monitor Notice LAURA-0825-01 (25AUG20 0800 CDT)


Greg Evans K5GTX ARRLNTX SEC
 

SECTION STATUS:

STANDBY



All District Emergency Coordinators, Emergency Coordinators are asked to
place their teams on Standby.



Tropical Storm Laura is strengthening and projection models indicate
landfall as a Major Hurricane in Louisiana/Texas win the next 48 hours.



National Hurricane Center - Tropical Storm Laura:

https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/graphics_at3.shtml?start#contents



Texas State Operations Center:

Level II



Texas Department of Emergency Management:

20-0013 August Tropical Weather SITREP 2 082520
<https://olympus.soc.texas.gov/services/Sitrep/GetFile.aspx?id=7467>

Federal Emergency Declaration request for Public Assistance Category B
(Emergency Protective Measures) granted 8/24

Mandatory Evacuations have been ordered for Jefferson and Orange Counties

Voluntary Evacuations have been ordered for Chambers County, City of
Galveston, City of Nassau Bay, and City of Seabrook



Please include Greg Evans, K5GTX (SEC@... <mailto:SEC@...>
) and Steve Lott, KG5VK (KG5VK@... <mailto:KG5VK@...> ) on ARES
activities.



This is a rapidly changing situation. All members need to maintain
situational awareness and be safe! Do not deploy unless directed to by your
Emergency Coordinator or District Emergency Coordinator.



As always, thank you for your support and your efforts!



73,








STAY PREPARED,

STAY READY,

STAY SAFE!

Greg Evans, K5GTX

North Texas ARES

Section Emergency Coordinator



Mobile: 713-410-2376

Email: sec@... <mailto:sec@...>

Winlink: ARES-NTXSEC



815 Wind Elm Dr.

Allen, TX 75002



www.arrlntx.org <http://www.arrlntx.org>



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