Service Alerts

Updated: November 19, 2017

Current Alerts

Hurricane Maria
 red alert_2 Status: Service Interruptions

Published:  September 27, 2017 / Updated: November 13, 2017

Recovery efforts continue in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in the wake of Hurricane Maria. …  [more]

Hurricane Harvey: Texas
 red alert_2 Status: Service Interruptions

Published: August 27, 2017 / Updated: November 14, 2017

Harvey has had a massive impact on mail delivery and continues to move throughout the country. …  [more]

 red alert_2 Status: Service Interruptions

Published: April 11, 2017

The Postal Service has suspended most mail services to Guatemala. …  [more]

Hurricane Matthew
 red alert_2 Status: Service Interruptions

Published: September, 2016 / Updated:  October 17, 2017

Hurricane Matthew is still impacting Post Offices in Florida, North Carolina, and South Carolina although many operations have resumed. …  [more]


Previous Alerts

California Wildfires
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published:  October 9, 2017 / Updated: November 9, 2017

Several massive wildfires are burning in Napa and Sonoma…  [more]

New England
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published:  November 2, 2017 / Updated: November 9, 2017

Strong coastal storm left nearly a million homes and businesses without power…  [more]

Tropical Storm Nate
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published:  October 7, 2017 / Updated: October 11, 2017

Post Offices in Louisiana, Missippi, Alabama and Gulf Atlantic are currently in recovery mode after Tropical Storm Nate…  [more]

Caribbean Hurricanes
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published: September 6, 2017 / Updated: October 2, 2017

All postal operations in the Puerto Rico mainland are suspended.  …  [more]

Hurricane Irma
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published:  September 6, 2017 / Updated: October 2, 2017

The U.S. Postal Service is monitoring category 5 Hurricane Irma. The storm threatens to be the strongest recorded in the Atlantic …  [more]

Tornado Damage
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published: March 7, 2017 / Updated: October 2, 2017

The Postal Service has reported impacts following tornados that touched down in several cities across the region.. … [more]

 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published: March 6, 2017 / Updated: October 2, 2017

Crystal City Station 22215  All operations, including BMEU services, have been temporarily suspended due to a malfunctioning heating unit.  Operations are expected to resume March 7th following all necessary repairs.

Flooding in Upper Midwest
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published: September 29, 2016 / Updated: October 2, 2017

Retail and delivery options have been impacted in Minnesota, Iowa and Wisconsin as a result of flooding in the upper Midwest region. …  [more]

Tropical Storm Hermine
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published: August 2016 / Updated: October 2, 2017

Tropical Storm Hermine has impacted Postal Service retail and delivery service operations in parts of several states, from Florida to Virginia. …  [more]

Oregon Wildfires
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published:  September 12, 2017 / Updated: September 26, 2017

The U.S Postal Service is reporting closures in Oregon due to the wildfires in the area…  [more]

Hurricane Harvey: Louisiana
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published: August 25, 2017 / Updated: September 1, 2017

Harvey has had a massive impact on mail delivery and continues to move throughout the country. …  [more]

Solar Eclipse
 sceduled-outage-icon Status: Resolved

Published: August 21, 2017 / Updated:  August 22, 2017

Due to the total solar eclipse, several carriers have suspended operations in the path of totality and may have limited operations elsewhere. …  [more]

Tropical Storm Cindy
cc_update-greenStatus: Resolved

Published: June 22, 2017 / Updated: June 29, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall near the Louisiana-Texas border early this morning. …  [more]

High Winds in Midwest
cc_update-greenStatus: Resolved

Published: March 8, 2017 / Updated: April 28, 2017

USPS has reported multiple Post Office closures across Michigan and Ohio due to power outages caused by high winds. … [more]

NFL Draft – Philadelphia, PA
cc_update-greenStatus: Resolved

Published: April 28, 2017 / Updated: April 30, 2017

Road closures are currently in effect in Philadelphia, PA due to the 2017 NFL Draft. …  [more]

cc_update-greenStatus: Resolved

Published: November 29, 2016 / Updated: March 15, 2017

The Postal Service has suspended most mail services to Guatemala. …  [more]

Winter Storm Stella
cc_update-greenStatus: Resolved

Published: March 13, 2017 / Updated: March 16, 2017

Winter Storm Stella is expected to bring heavy snow and strong winds from the Midwest to the Northeast early this week.. … [more]

Severe Weather Outbreak
  cc_update-green Status: Resolved

Published: March 1, 2017 / Updated: March 3, 2017

The Postal Service is reporting minor impacts as a result of severe weather that hit the Midwest and moved eastward…  [more]

Winter Storm Niko
  cc_update-green Status: Resolved

Published: February 9, 2017 / Updated: February 14, 2017

Winter Storm Niko is producing heavy snow, high winds, and blizzard conditions throughout the Northeast.This storm has caused hazardous, if not impossible, travel conditions in Boston and New York City. …  [more]

South Dakota
  cc_update-green Status: Resolved

Updated: January 31, 2017

The United States Postal Service reports that operations are impacted in parts of the South Dakota because of blizzard conditions and road closures. …  [more]

Nor’easter Snow Storm
  cc_update-green Status: Resolved

Published: January 23, 2017

The United States Postal Service reports that the Nor’easter snow storm making its way across the upper East Coast is impacting delivery in several states. …  [more]

Winter Storm Decima
  cc_update-green Status: Resolved

Published: December 19, 2016

Winter Storm Decima brought snow and ice from the Northwest to the Rockies, Plains, Midwest, and East from 12/14 – 12/18. … [more]

Winter Storm Caly
  cc_update-green Status: Resolved

Published: December 12, 2016

Winter Storm Caly made its final stop in the Northeast region. The storm began its cross-country trek in the Pacific Northwest, and then spread into the Midwest. … [more]

North Dakota
  cc_update-green Status: Resolved

Updated: December 7, 2016

Blizzard conditions are currently impacting North Dakota. … [more]

Winter Storm Argos
    cc_update-green Status: Resolved 

Published: November 18, 2016

Winter Storm Argos is already producing blizzard conditions in parts of the Northern Plains. The storm is not currently affecting any Post Offices, but may still impact delivery to these areas. Current anticipation is 24-36 hour delay for inbound and outbound shipments.  …  [more]

Puerto Rico
cc_update-green Status: Resolved

Updated: September 29, 2016

The San Juan area has recovered from an island-wide power outage. …  [more]