Severe weather updates

Last updated July 2, 2015, 4:30 p.m. ET


Due to wildfires in Alaska, services have been suspended at the Nulato Post Office, 99765 and the Tanana Post Office, 99777. Please check back for updates.

New Jersey

Power has been restored to all offices. Normal operations have resumed.


Due to power outages and road closures, retail service will be limited to stamps only at the Willimantic/North Franklin Post Office, 06424, 06249, 06254 and 06280. PO Box service is available as usual. Please check back for updates.


Regular service has resumed. No further updates will be posted.


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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