Maine Severe Storms, Heavy Rains, High Winds and Coastal Flooding (DR-1263)
Incident period: October 8, 1998 to October 11, 1998
Major Disaster Declaration declared on January 21, 1999
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January 21, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Clinton has approved the use of federal disaster funds to help local governments in Cumberland and York counties recover from the effects of storms and other extreme weather that struck the southern part of Maine late last year.