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Hurricane Florence - Raleigh RSOI

Unit Information

North Carolina Forest Service
1616 Mail Service Center Raleigh NC 27699-1616 North Carolina
Raleigh, NC 27699

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The Garner RSOI Information Center that was operational September 11 to 25 is now closed. Please direct your inquiry to the State EOC's Joint Information Center at pio@ncem.org or 919-825-2599.
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NCFS Red Team

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeHurricane
Date of OriginWednesday September 12th, 2018 approx. 07:00 AM
Location4300 Fayetteville Road, Raleigh, NC 27603
Incident CommanderUnified Command: NC Forest Service (Red Team), NC Emergency Management and NC National Guard
Incident DescriptionReception, Staging, Onward Movement And Integration (rsoi)
Coordinates35.721 latitude, -78.658 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel71
Size31,537,920 Acres
Fuels Involved

Primary Hazards- Deployment of resources into flooded areas, roads with damage, downed trees and power lines, pollutants and fire ants.

Significant Events

Decontamination of vehicles and equipment used in flood water is ongoing. Demob of responders is continuing to occur. We have demobed 551 responders and continue to support 784.

Outlook

Planned Actions

Manage current RSOI and secondary staging area.

Projected Incident Activity

12 hours: Continue to manage a Receiving, Staging, Onward Movement and Integration (RSOI) operations. Logistically

supporting, deploying, tracking, and demobing emergency responders. Manage secondary staging area and decontamination unit located at the State Highway Patrol training facility

in Garner. Continue to manage mobilization and demobilization of resources.

24 Hours: Continue to manage mobilization and demobilization of resources.

Manage secondary staging area and decontamination unit located at the State Highway Patrol training facility

in Garner. Safely and effectively deploy resources into flooded areas.48 Hours: Manage RSOI operations. Safely and effectively deploy resources into flooded areas.

48 Hours: Manage RSOI operations. Safely and effectively demob resources coming back to RSOI. Demob will be transitioned to the Eastern Branch of North Carolina Emergency Management and the State Emergency Operations Center.

72 Hours: Demob of IMT 2 Red Team (Smith IMT) on September 25th.

Remarks

Block 7: Response effort is statewide.

Block 45: Cost reflects NCFS team personnel, supplies, and equipment only.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Rivers in eastern North Carolina have crested. Portions of the Black River, Neuse River, Cape Fear River, NE Cape Fear River, Trent River, and Lumber River will

remain at major flood stage for several more days.