Emergency Response

Emergency Response: Texas Floods

Hurricane Prep Modules

Heavy rains — up to 20 inches — inundated much of Texas Saturday afternoon. The floods overturned cars and even derailed a […]

Emergency Update: Hurricane Patricia, 10/24

Hurricane Patricia Before and After Image

A day after lashing Mexico’s coast as a Category 5 hurricane, Patricia weakened dramatically overnight. The storm – the strongest ever recorded […]

Open Data for Hurricane Patricia Response

Direct Relief Open Data Portal

As Hurricane Patricia bears down on Mexico, authorities and emergency managers are working to anticipate and respond to its impact on the population. […]

Emergency Update: Hurricane Patricia, 10/23

Hurricane Patrici

With sustained winds of 200 mph, Hurricane Patricia intensified this morning into the strongest hurricane ever recorded in the Western Hemisphere.  The […]

Emergency Update: Hurricane Patricia, Mexico, 10/22

Hurricane Patricia Map

Updated: 4:30 PT Patricia intensified Thursday afternoon into a dangerous Category 4 hurricane, with sustained winds of 130mph. The U.S. National Hurricane […]

Nepal Earthquake Response: Six Month Report

Nepal Earthquake Relief

On April 25, 2015, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal. The loss of life and destruction were immediate and widespread. This was […]