State EOC Remains Activated in Response to Blizzard

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The State Emergency Operations Center remains activated in response to the blizzard and winter storm that hit Colorado yesterday, March 23, 2016.

State EOC Objectives

  • Establish and maintain situational awareness by staying in contact with affected local jurisdictions and response agencies.
  • Be prepared to provide resources to local jurisdictions, upon request, in an effort to conduct a coordinated State - level response.
  • Alert unaffected jurisdictions and response agencies (local, State, federal, NGO, private) of the potential need for assistance.
  • Monitor weather conditions across the State.
  • Monitor power outages.
  • Be prepared to initiate a State - level response for incidents or events outside the affected areas.
  • Assist with the transition from response to recovery operations.