Tropical moisture from the remnants of Hurricane Odile over the Southwest US and an upper-level system over TX will likely produce scattered rain showers with embedded thunderstorms for the Fort Hood area through early Friday morning. Total rainfall amounts likely 1 to 2 inches with localized higher amounts possible. Flooding of small creeks/streams and some roadways possible
For information on shipping your House Hold Goods visit the website
www.move.mil. First time users must register for an account.
To initiate a move, follow the instructions provided on the website.
This briefing provides you with general information and guidance regarding your responsibilities for your move.
Unless you are a first time mover, you may waive receiving a formal, in person briefing on your entitlements and responsibilities for this move.
To waive a formal brief you must print out and complete the Online Briefing Certificate after viewing the Transportation Briefing above. The Online Briefing Certificate is at the end of the briefing.
1 March 2014 Professional Books, Papers and Equipment has been limited and redefined
Effective 1 March 2014, the Joint Federal Travel Regulations/Joint Travel Regulations JFTR/JTR redefines all Professional Books, Papers and Equipment (PBP&E) and limits the amount of PBP&E weight allowance to 2,000 pounds with no authority to waive the limitation. PBP&E is also referred to as PRO or PRO-Gear. This change is effective for all Permanent Change of Station (PCS) Orders issued on or after 1 May 2014. Not affected is the current total weight allowance for uniformed members and may be included as HHG for a civilian employee or transported separately as an "administrative expense" incident to a PCS.
Personally Procured Moves (PPM, formerly DITYs) can also be initiated at the move.mil website. On the move.mil website, follow instructions on the site to register for an account and get a password. If you have problems with the site call 1-800-462-2176. After initiating your PPM you must schedule an appointment at our front desk, and attend a PPM briefing to receive your paperwork. Bring a copy of your orders. If you already have initiated a government move, select "Create New Shipment". Select "YES" for Personally Procured Move, PPM. Then submit your request. You should have your PPM submitted on line prior to attending your briefing.