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Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  online       2016 Vol. 63 No. 5

The Texas Division of Emergency Management is accepting article submissions for The Texas Emergency Management Online (TEMO) newsletter. If you have an idea for a topic or would like to submit an article, contact Mike Jones at 512-424-7050.

nullW. Nim Kidd MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF

Over the years, one recurring theme for this publication has been addressed over and over: Severe weather in Texas, how quickly it can develop and how it very often catches many Texans off guard.

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The Spring Weather Outlook - Severe Weather Season THE SPRING WEATHER OUTLOOK - SEVERE WEATHER SEASON

The Texas severe weather season has been fairly active, after getting an early start with multiple reports of large hail across East Texas on January 8.

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Rebuilding the Fischer Store Road Bridge REBUILDING THE FISCHER STORE ROAD BRIDGE

During the 2015 Memorial Day weekend, a flood of historic proportions struck the Wimberley Valley area. Overnight rainfall of up to 13 inches fell onto an already saturated Blanco River watershed, poured into the Blanco River and moved downstream toward Wimberley at unprecedented levels.

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London School Disaster LONDON SCHOOL DISASTER

While most of the country in 1937 was still mired in the Great Depression, East Texas was feeling all of the benefits of an oil boom. People from around the country were moving here to take jobs at the oil fields, and there were plenty available.

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TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS NEWS BRIEFS

TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS
Find more information on events and resources for the emergency management community.

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Texas Division of Emergency Management
Texas Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 4087
Austin, TX 78773
Phone: (512) 424-2138   Fax: (512) 424-2444
www.txdps.state.tx.us/DEM