Tropical Storm Hermine preparation for the disability community

By: Portlight, 22:30 GMT le 02 septembre 2016

With the extended threat and ongoing conditions due to Tropical Storm Hermine,Portight extends this entry to be shared on your social media.

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Emergency Readiness for People with Disabilities


For the 57 million Americans with disabilities, medical emergencies and natural disasters present real challenges. Learn how people w...

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Help us help Louisiana

By: Portlight, 17:13 GMT le 15 août 2016





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Greetings: Friends,

Over the weekend, Louisiana received over 20 inches of rain resulting in unprecedented statewide flooding. Louisiana's Governor, John Bel Edwards reported that over 20,000 people were rescued from the flood waters and over 8,000 are currently in shelters. The death toll has risen to seven as more individuals are discovered by authorities. Major interstates are closed across t...

Disaster relief

Updated: 20:33 GMT le 16 août 2016

Fellow WUer Celebrating Upcoming Birthday by Fundraising for Portlight!

By: Portlight, 21:36 GMT le 15 juin 2016

Our friend and fellow weather geek, Jessica Katz, feels very strongly about the importance of Portlight's work, and has come up with a very cool way of supporting it. We've invited her to be our guest blogger this week, so that she can tell you about it herself!

Welcome, Jessica, and thank you, from the bottom of our hearts, for your selflessness and dedication to disaster relief and recovery for people with disabilities!

Shari Myers
Chief...

Disaster relief

Updated: 19:10 GMT le 18 juin 2016

NOAA Hurricane Awareness Tour

By: Portlight, 16:40 GMT le 19 mai 2016



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As we approach the beginning of the Atlantic 2016 Hurricane Season which begins June 1st, we will take a look at the Hurricane Hunters.

NOAA and the US Air Force Reserve both fly planes into the Storms to get the data required to predict the Storms path, strength direction and much, much more.

NOAA P3 Orion Hurricane Hunter Aircraft



As part of its efforts to build a Weathe...

Hurricane

Updated: 16:50 GMT le 19 mai 2016

Severe Weather Season Readiness for People with Disabilities

By: Portlight, 17:10 GMT le 15 avril 2016



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Emergency Readiness for People with Disabilities


For the 57 million Americans with disabilities, medical emergencies and natural disasters present real challenges. Learn how people with disabilities, their families, and first responders can plan ahead for a disaster.

57 million Americans have a disability, and anyone can be at risk for developing or acquiring one in their ...

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