Friday, September 23, 2005

Hurricane Rita Resources (Gary Price's ResourceShelf)

+ Watch/Listen To Live TV and Radio Coverage from Houston Stations
A link to a compilation of sources that Gary posted on SEW Blog
Harris County Office of Emergency Management Sitation Report
Continuously updated.
+ Up-to-the-Minute Coverage of Hurricane Rita
NewsNow aggregates content from more than 21,000 sources. Page auto-refreshes every five minutes.
+ Storm News Tracker from the Wall Street Journal
Acccess to the page is free, you don't have to be a WSJ subscriber. The tracker is updated with headlines throughout the day.
+ Hurricane Rita Resources via Texas Governor's Division of Emergency Management
Maps, links to local emergency mangement offices, and more.
+ Facts: Texas Disasters at a Glance (PDF)
+ Facts: Texas Levels of Emergency Response (PDF)
+ The Harris County (Houston area) Office of Emergency Management offers this real-time,
interactive rainfall map.
+ Harris County Storm Surge Zones Map (PDF)
+ Harris County Elevation Map (PDF)
+ Emergency Managers Weather Information Network--Houston
Hurricane Rita Tracking Map (via
+ Buoy Data near Hurricane Rita (via NOAA)