Midlands Earthquake Swarm Longest in Recent History

June 30, 2022

Geologists studying the ongoing swarm of earthquakes in Kershaw County believe this may be the longest period of successive earthquake activity in the state’s recorded history.

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Hurricane Season 2022

May 26, 2022

Know Your Zone, Prepare Your Home, Remember Your Route

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SBA Approves Gov. Henry McMaster’s Request for Disaster Assistance

April 20, 2022

Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Colleton, Hampton, and Orangeburg Counties Included in Disaster Declaration Following Severe Storms and Tornadoes on April 5-6

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Initial Damage Estimates from April 5-6 Storms

April 7, 2022

Columbia, S.C. (Thursday, April 7, 2022) – The South Carolina Emergency Management Division and local emergency managers continue to assess damage in counties impacted by this week’s severe weather and tornados. No deaths have been reported as a result of these storms in South Carolina.

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S.C. Severe Weather and Flood Safety Week March 6-12, 2022

March 4, 2022

Governor Henry McMaster has proclaimed that South Carolina Severe Weather and Flood Safety Week for 2022 will be observed March 6-12.

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FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance is Still Available for South Carolinians

March 1, 2022

Federal funding for COVID-19-related funeral costs is still available. FEMA has provided more than $42 million to more than 6,000 people in South Carolina who lost loved ones during the pandemic.

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Expect Below-Freezing Temperatures

January 21, 2022

The South Carolina Emergency Management Division encourages everyone in the state to be prepared for below freezing conditions during and after this weekend’s winter storm.

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Prepare for Another Round of Winter Weather

January 20, 2022

The South Carolina Emergency Management Division asks residents to prepare themselves and their homes for possible winter weather.

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Prepare for Possible Winter Weather

January 13, 2022

Residents in the Upstate and Midlands regions of South Carolina should monitor local weather conditions and continue winter safety precautions ahead of potential winter weather this weekend.

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