Tennessee Emergency Management Agency
West Tennessee 2010
West Tennessee 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. –Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA) Director Patrick Sheehan announced today the Rural Metro Fire Department of Knox County has received certification as a Type Two Hazardous Materials Response Team, a designation that shows Rural Metro has the capabilities, resources, and trained personnel in place to protect people and property from the dangers of incidents involving dangerous and lethal chemical materials.
National Weather Service Nashville storm surveys indicate three tornado touchdowns in Middle Tennessee. More surveys planned today.
The SEOC remains at Level 4 – Elevated while local officials conduct damage surveys in impacted counties.