Alaska Severe Fall Storm, Tidal Surges, and Flooding (DR-1618)
Incident period: September 22, 2005 to September 26, 2005
Major Disaster Declaration declared on December 9, 2005
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December 10, 2005
WASHINGTON, DC - The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush declared a major disaster exists in the State of Alaska and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts in the area struck by a severe fall storm, tidal surges, and flooding from September 22-26, 2005.