E.g., 09/26/2023
E.g., 09/26/2023

Flood Watch in Effect; Practice Caution in Heavy Rain

The National Weather Service (NWS) Guam Weather Forecast Office maintains a flood watch in effect for Guam and Rota. Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be possible. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to become numerous to widespread by this evening and continue through Friday. 

JIC Recovery Release No. 90 - Three Days Left to Apply for FEMA Assistance; DRC at Juan M. Guerrero to Close July 27

If you have suffered any damage or losses due to Typhoon Mawar, you may be eligible for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Individual Assistance. Please note that you only have three days remaining to register for FEMA assistance, as the deadline of July 27, Eastern Standard Time, is rapidly approaching. Because of the time difference between the Eastern Standard Time and the Chamorro Time, the deadline to register for FEMA assistance has been adjusted to 11:59 p.m. July 28, Chamorro Time.

No Immediate Threat to Marianas Assessed from Reported North Korea Launch

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), in conjunction with the Mariana Regional Fusion Center (MRFC), federal and military partners, continue to monitor events surrounding the region including reports of the recent launch of an unidentified projectile out of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) today. 

JIC Recovery Release No. 89 - School Debris Cleanup Underway, Residential Debris Cleanup Forthcoming; Deadline to Apply for FEMA Assistance Extended to July 28; FEMA Offering Free Rebuilding and Repairs Tips in Guam

The Joint Information Center is aware of a viral messaging circulating regarding typhoon related debris removal for residential collection. The community is advised that the viral message is unofficial and that an official announcement is forthcoming. 





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June 2018 is Typhoon Preparedness Month