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Severe Weather Impacting Deliveries (Texas / Louisiana)

Source: UPS / / August 28th, 2020

Effects of Severe Weather Impacting UPS Services in Areas of Texas

Effects of severe weather is impacting UPS service in areas of Texas, and there will be no UPS deliveries or pickups in affected areas today.

We will work to ensure the safety of our employees while minimizing effects on service. Contingency plans are in place to help ensure that shipments arrive at their final destinations as quickly as conditions permit.

Affected Zip Codes:

Texas (61)

Louisiana (231)


For the safety of our staff and customers, UPS Customer Centers within affected areas are not open for pickup or drop-off. To be notified, however, by email or text when the status of your package changes, first track your shipment, then select Send Updates when reviewing your shipment status.

For personal shippers, get more control over deliveries and reroute packages to another location, such as any convenient UPS Access Point® Location by signing up for UPS My Choice® service. New to UPS My Choice? Sign up Now.

For businesses, manage shipments like a pro with UPS My Choice® for business. This free service lets you proactively monitor outbound shipments to keep your customers in the know, provides estimated delivery windows and notifications and – coming soon – will even let you make last-minute delivery changes.

Visit the UPS Email Communications page to sign up for your choice of service alerts, holiday news, regulatory updates and other announcements.

Our UPS Virtual Assistant is here to help. Access the same, up-to-date tracking information as our customer care representatives can provide -- but on your schedule and without any wait.

For more information about service impacts on UPS® Freight pickups and deliveries, visit UPS Freight Advisories. To track air or ocean freight shipments, visit Flex® Global View or call 800-443-6379.

Contact your nearest location of The UPS Store directly for information about any impacts to its hours of operation. Visit The UPS Store to find the location nearest you. UPS Access Point™ locations’ hours of operation may be impacted in affected areas.

Note that the UPS Service Guarantee does not apply to shipments affected by this service disruption. For more information, refer to the UPS Tariff/Terms and Conditions of Service.

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