1/9/11 Today Governor Sonny Perdue, in close coordination with Governor-elect Nathan Deal, issued an executive order declaring a state of emergency in anticipation of a severe winter storm that is expected to impact much of the state... More
1/4/10 AccuWeather.com reports while freezing temperatures will continue to challenge citrus producers into Tuesday, the next cold wave scheduled to begin this weekend could bring even lower temperatures to agricultural areas in Florida, Texas and much of the Gulf Coast... More
9/3/09 This time last year, the Gulf Coast was cleaning up from Hurricane Gustav, one of four tropical cyclones that made U.S. landfall in quick succession in August and September. Damages from Gustav resulted in a presidential declaration for Louisiana, where the storm made landfall, plus three states served by FEMA's regional office in Atlanta - Alabama, Florida and Mississippi... More
8/9/09 Friday, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration issued a revised hurricane outlook for the 2009 hurricane season. While this outlook provides important trends and cycles, FEMA is taking... More
Georgia is the largest state east of the Mississippi...