The Department of Energy’s Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response (CESER) works closely with Federal agencies to provide planning and emergency response support to state, local, and energy sector partners ahead of and during hurricanes and other natural disasters. Learn more about how DOE coordinates response and recovery.
The Eastern Pacific hurricane season runs from May 15th to November 30th. The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1st to November 30th.
The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Emergency Support Function #12 responders are deployed in support of Hurricane Fiona.
Be sure to follow @DOE_CESER on Twitter for information and updates.
Situation Reports from Past Seasons
Hurricane Ian made landfall near Cayo Costa, Florida on September 28, 2022.
Hurricane Fiona made landfall on Puerto Rico on September 18, 2022
Hurricane Ida made landfall near Port Fourchon, Louisiana, shortly before 1 p.m. ET Sunday 8/29 as a category 4 hurricane.
Hurricane Nicholas made landfall as a category 1 storm near the eastern part of the Matagorda Peninsula, about 50 miles south of Houston, Texas around 1:30 AM EDT on September 14, 2021.
There were six situation reports posted between 10/29/2020 and 11/02/2020.
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.
DOE is ready to safely facilitate the restoration of energy systems while protecting public health as the 2020 hurricane season comes underway.Learn More
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