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Hurricane Zeta Situation Reports
Situation Reports beginning 10/29/2020.
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Hurricane season officially runs June 1 through November 30, however preparation, response, and recovery is a year-round effort.

As the office responsible for executing the Department of Energy's roles as the federal government's Energy Sector Specific Agency and as the Emergency Support Function 12 under the National Response Framework, the Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response (CESER) provides planning and emergency response support to state, locality, and energy sector partners ahead of and during natural disasters. It does so in close communication with these partners and with Federal partners, including the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Departments of Homeland Security, Transportation, Defense, and Interior.

Past Storms of Current Season

There were four situation reports posted between 10/10/20 and 10/13/20 for Hurricane Delta.
There were nine situation reports posted between 09/15/20 and 09/25/20 for Hurricane Sally.
There were twenty-seven situation reports posted between 08/25/20 and 09/25/20 for Hurricane Laura.
There were eleven situation reports posted between 08/05/20 and 08/12/20 for Tropical Storm Isaias.

Hurricane Resources

Preparedness and Response in Hurricane Season 2020
DOE is ready to safely facilitate the restoration of energy systems while protecting public health as the 2020 hurricane season comes underway.
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Building an Emergency Kit |
A checklist from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for building an emergency supply kit
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Making a Household Emergency Plan |
Advice from the Federal Emergency Management Agency on preparing an emergency kit tailored to your household
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How the Department of Energy Supports Preparedness and Response
During any disaster, Department of Energy emergency responders are prepared to work with their partners to aid in restoring power to those impacted.
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Disruptions in Energy Infrastructure Map |
A tool from the Energy Information Administration to help identify potential threats to energy infrastructure from natural disasters
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Weathering a Hurricane |
Advice from the Federal Emergency Management Agency on preparing for and surviving during a hurricane.
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Preparing for the 2019 Hurricane Season
Hurricane season in the Atlantic has officially begun.
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Preparing for the 2018 Hurricane Season
The Federal government works closely every year with industry and government partners to prepare for hurricane season which begins on June 1.
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Situation reports from past seasons are available on the storm situation report archive.