Severe weather updates

Last updated May 26, 2015, 5 p.m. ET


Areas in Texas are being impacted by flooding and impassible streets following a tornado. The Postal Service is monitoring conditions and will continue to update customers.

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The California Bay Valley area remains in recovery phase following a 6.1 earthquake that hit the area Aug 23, 2014. The Postal Service is committed to ensuring that delivery and retail service remains intact.

PO Box customers from the Franklin Post Office, 1351 2nd Street, 94559, will continue to pick up their mail at the Wine Valley Post Office, 820 Randolph Street, Napa, CA, 94559. PO Box will-call hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. PO Box customers must provide photo ID.

Redirections are in place for Franklin and Vallejo locations.

Drop shipment redirections:
(Update effective Sept. 3, 2014)

Franklin Station PO, 94559, REDIRECTED TO – Oakland P&DC, 1675 7th St, Oakland, CA, 94615.

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The Whitehall Carrier Annex, 43213 - sustained damage following a fire at the facility after hours. DDU drops should be taken to the Airport Annex located at 4299 Sawyer Road, Columbus, OH 43236.

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South Dakota

Mellette, SD, 57461 - Operations at the Mellette Post Office 57461 have been suspended due to structural issues making it unsafe for customers and employees. Customers of the Mellette Post Office will be able to receive PO Box and retail service at the Northville PO located at 306 W Elm Street, Northville, SD, 57465-9998. Hours at Northville are Monday – Friday 9 a.m. -12:30 p.m., 1 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. and Sat. 9 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Mellette customers can pick up their mail as early as 7:20 a.m.

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