Nevada Severe Winter Storms and Flooding (DR-1738)

Incident period: January 5, 2008 to January 10, 2008
Major Disaster Declaration declared on January 8, 2008

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

February 1, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Fernley (Lyon County) will transition to a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) starting Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008, announced SBA, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and Nevada Division of Emergency Management officials.
January 25, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Families, individuals and businesses in Lyon County who suffered damage from the Jan. 5-10 severe winter storms and flooding have been approved to receive more than ?$2.3 million in disaster assistance, officials from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Nevada Division of Emergency Management (NDEM) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today.?
January 24, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Winter brings more than just cold temperatures in Nevada. It also brings increased flood risks. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Nevada Division of Emergency Management advise the residents of Northern Nevada to get prepared - well ahead of rising waters.
January 19, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Following severe winter storms and flooding in Lyon County, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recommends residents affected by the disaster continue to be alert to potential fraud by dishonest individuals taking advantage of the disaster situation.
January 18, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Two weeks after the severe winter storm and flooding in Lyon County, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved more than $1.5 million in federal assistance to residents affected by the disaster. Two-week review by the numbers:
January 17, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Lyon County residents affected by severe winter storms and flooding continue to use the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) set up by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Nevada Division of Emergency Management at the Fernley City Hall council chambers.

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How to Apply for Assistance

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» Call 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) / 1-800-462-7585 (TTY)

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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • Nevada, FEMA-1738-DR (PDF 52KB)
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