North Dakota Severe Storms and High Winds (DR-1483)
Incident period: June 24, 2003 to June 25, 2003
Major Disaster Declaration declared on August 1, 2003
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August 1, 2003
Washington, DC -- Federal disaster aid has been authorized for North Dakota to help rebuild rural electrical utilities in Barnes County crippled by severe storms and high winds that struck the area on June 24-25, the head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today.