News – Hurricanes

Oct 9

Governor Abbott Urges Texans To Monitor Weather Conditions As Hurricane Delta Impacts The Coast

 As Hurricane Delta approaches landfall and impacts the Texas Gulf Coast, Governor Greg Abbott is urging Texans to continue monitoring weather conditions and be mindful of potential flooding, high wind, heavy rain, and storm surge in East and Southeast Texas.

Oct 7

Governor Abbott, TDEM Move Resources Into Position As Hurricane Delta Enters The Gulf

Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) today pre-positioned previously rostered resources as Hurricane Delta crosses the Yucatan Peninsula and enters the Gulf of Mexico as a Category Two Hurricane.

Oct 7

Governor Greg Abbott Renews the State Disaster Declaration for Counties Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott renews the state disaster declaration for counties impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

Oct 6

Governor Abbott Rosters State Resources In Preparation For Hurricane Delta

Governor Greg Abbott today placed numerous resources on standby across the state in anticipation of potentially severe weather caused by Hurricane Delta, which has recently strengthened to a Category 4 Hurricane in the Caribbean.

Sep 30

Governor Abbott Sends Letter To White House Requesting Major Disaster Declaration For Hurricane Laura

Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting a major disaster declaration for ten Texas counties to assist in recovery efforts following Hurricane Laura.

Sep 30

Governor Abbott Requests Major Disaster Declaration From White House For Hurricane Hanna

Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to President Trump requesting a major disaster declaration for five counties in Texas following the impact of Hurricane Hanna.

Sep 22

Governor Abbott Renews Disaster Declaration For Hurricane Laura

Governor Abbott renews Disaster Declaration for Hurricane Laura.

Sep 22

Governor Abbott Renews Disaster Declaration For Hurricane Hanna

Governor Abbott renews Disaster Declaration for Hurricane Hanna.