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From:Monday, June 22, 2009 11:59 AM -0800
Subject:DHS&EM Daily Situation Report 09-173 for 22 Jun 09 
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Today’s Situation Report email contains the following attachments:

- DHS&EM Daily Situation Report 09-173 for 22 Jun 09
- Current AICC Morning Highlights
- Current AICC Sit Report
- current AICC News and Notes
- Current_AK Influenza Surveillance Report_Update
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DHS&EM Operations
Operational Environment

DHS&EM continues to work with FEMA on approved federal assistance for the 09 Spring Flood. DHS&EM and FEMA have established a Joint Field Office (JFO) in Anchorage.  Joint FEMA/State field teams are deployed this week to implement FEMA Individual Assistance Program and to refine damage assessments in declared areas. Today, the teams are heading for Fort Yukon, Stevens Village, Upper Kalskag, Red Devil and Eagle.

• No change of activity at Redoubt Volcano.

SECC monitors wildfires throughout the state. For details please see current AICC attachments.

• Significant Weather from the NWS
Nothing significant to report.  Please see the National Weather Service for Alaska Weather Alerts located at http://www.arh.noaa.gov/hazards.php or Fire Weather at http://firewx.arh.noaa.gov/

Declared Disasters – Recovery Phase

State Disasters:
FEMA-1843-DR, Alaska; recovery efforts continues.

Community Assistance and Monitored Events

• H1N1 Flu Outbreak
State and local health officials continues to monitor the novel influenza A (H1N1) in Alaska.

Alaska Influenza Surveillance Report, Updated 6/18/2009 can be accessed at:  http://www.epi.hss.state.ak.us/id/influenza/influenza.jsp (see attachment)


Alaska Fire Season
The Alaska Interagency Coordination Center (AICC) Situation Report, AICC Morning Highlights and the AICC News and Notes are attached to this email and can be found on the AICC web site at http://fire.ak.blm.gov/.

• Alaska Wildfires
Alaska Interagency Coordination Center (AICC):
As of June 22, 2009, there have been a total of 300 fires reported with total acreage of 276,158.8.

Significant Fires:

-- Winter Trail, 2,400.0 acres, human caused.  Crews continue working the fire perimeter and begin mop up. The TFR was removed from the fire area. The fire is now 70% contained.

-- Tonclonukna Creek
Tonclonukna Creek, 57,700.0 acres; caused by lightning. Perimeter smoke was visible on the North and East perimeters      and isolated torching was observed. The fire increased in size by 298 acres. The fire will remain in monitor status.

• Lightning Information/Map:
As of Sunday, 0600, 6/21, through 0600 today, there were 2,063 reported strikes.

Road Alerts Information:  can be found at http://511.Alaska.gov/ or call 511.

The Next Situation Report: will be published as of 1:00 pm, 23 June 2009. A significant change in the situation or the threat level will prompt an interim report. Please direct questions regarding this report to the SECC at 907-428-7100 or secc@ak-prepared.com.

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Femmia R.B.
Emergency Management Specialist
428-7100 (SECC) or 428-7019 (direct)