Task Force One In Alabama Awaiting Orders

Missouri Task Force One has arrived at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama for staging.

The 16 person Swiftwater Rescue Mission Ready Package was originally slated to travel to Eglin Air Force Base Florida.

The crews were checking equipment and preparing for Hurricane Michael, which made landfall in Florida this afternoon as a category 4 storm.

Missouri Task Force One is awaiting a mission assignment or orders.