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E.g., 12/16/2018
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Catastrophic Typhoon Plan Brief and Signing Ceremony

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), in coordination with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), will host the Final Plan Brief and Signing Ceremony for the 2018 Guam Catastrophic Typhoon Plan. The brief and signing ceremony will be held, February 13, 2018 at the Cabinet Conference Room, Governor Bordallo Complex, in Hagatna, Guam at 10:00 am to 11:00 am.

AHAWS Siren Test from Ija, Inarajan Scheduled for Monday

In preparation of the routine monthly test of the All Hazards Alert Warning System (AHAWS) on Tuesday, the Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD) will conduct a single siren site test at the Ija Agricultural Station, Inarajan beforehand on Monday, February 5, between 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The Ija siren was recently repaired and will be included in the regularly scheduled test if operational.

NWS Issues Advisories for the Marianas; Increased Fire Danger

The National Weather Service (NWS), Weather Forecast Office Guam, has issued a red flag warning for Guam, in effect until 8 p.m. this evening. A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures will create ideal conditions for rapid spread of wildfire.

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