Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding (DR-1472)
Incident period: May 2, 2003 to June 10, 2003
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 6, 2003
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June 6, 2003
Washington, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster funds have been made available for Arkansas to help communities recover from the effects of tornadoes and other extreme weather that started early last month.