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Hurricane Readiness and HURREVAC Training (FEMA-NHP)

This training webinar is an introduction to the National Hurricane Center’s forecast products and the National Hurricane Program’s tools for how to incorporate them into planning and response. Topics include hurricane hazards, hurricane forecast products, hurricane evacuation planning, and the hurricane decision process.  The NHP provides data, resources and technical assistance for hurricane evacuation planning and response for state, local, tribal, territorial and federal government partners.   Participants will be introduced to the NHP’s decision support tool, HURREVAC.  HURREVAC is a free web-based platform available to government emergency managers that provides evacuation timing guidance. HURREVAC combines real-time National Hurricane Center forecast products and storm surge modeling with evacuation clearance times from Hurricane Evacuation Studies. This training webinar is ideal for State and local emergency managers that support evacuation decision making during a hurricane threat.

The training webinar will be a total of 9 hours of instruction; instruction will be provided for three hours on three consecutive days.

Date(s)  Tue. May 04, 2021 1:00 PM - 4:00PM 
Wed. May 05, 2021 1:00 PM - 4:00PM 
Thu. May 06, 2021 1:00 PM - 4:00PM 
Location Webinar
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Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
Offered By Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency 
Primary Instructor FEMA, Instructor(s) 
Course Length 3 Days 
Course Hours
Target Audience For Federal, State, Local, Tribal and Territorial Emergency Managers. 
Maximum Participants 100
# Open Seats 100
# on Wait List 0
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Offering Specific Information

If there are any questions about the training, please contact the FEMA Regional Hurricane Program Manager or direct questions to

 FEMA Hurricane Liaison Team (HLT)


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