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Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  online       2015 Vol. 62 No. 12

The Texas Division of Emergency Management is accepting article submissions for The Texas Emergency Management Online (TEMO) newsletter. If you have an idea for a topic or would like to submit an article, contact Mike Jones at 512-424-7050.


This year Yogi Berra died. Although he was a Hall of Fame New York Yankee legend, most people nowadays probably remember him more for his quirky sayings rather than for his baseball playing.

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Winter Preparedness Texas Winter Weather Preparedness

Due to a strong El Niņo weather pattern, the National Weather Service is predicting a wetter and colder than normal winter for Texas. A wetter and colder winter could mean more snow, more ice or maybe just more rain.

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Winter Weather Preparedness Texas Department of Transportation and Winter Weather Preparedness

Folks in Minnesota may chuckle a bit when we here in Texas start talking about winter preparedness. Funny pictures of Texans trying to drive around in a bit of snow circulate across social media pages and the Internet.

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Carbon Monoxide Poisonings The Silent Killer: Carbon Monoxide Poisonings

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, poisonous gas that causes vague flu-like symptoms that are often misinterpreted after an exposure. Initial symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning, such as headaches, nausea and fatigue, are often mistaken for the flu, because the deadly gas was undetected in a home.

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Briefs, Tips and Links NEWS BRIEFS

Find more information on events and resources for the emergency management community.

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Texas Division of Emergency Management
Texas Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 4087
Austin, TX 78773
Phone: (512) 424-2138   Fax: (512) 424-2444