Alabama Severe Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds (DR-1835)
Incident period: March 25, 2009 to April 3, 2009
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 28, 2009
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April 28, 2009
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for the State of Alabama. The assistance will supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms, flooding, tornadoes, and straight-line winds during the period of March 25 to April 3, 2009.