Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding (DR-1847)

Incident period: May 8, 2009 to May 16, 2009
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 19, 2009

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

July 13, 2009
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will open in Buffalo on Tuesday, July 14 to assist those affected by the May 8 - 16 severe storms, tornadoes and flooding. The center is operated jointly by the Federal and State Emergency Management Agencies (FEMA and SEMA). Hours of operation for the center will be: Tuesday, July 14 from 1 - 7 p.m., Wednesday thru Friday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Saturday, July 18 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday will be the last day of business for the center. The DRC address is:
July 13, 2009
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Federal and State Emergency Management Agencies (FEMA and SEMA) will open a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Houston for six days beginning Wednesday, July 15 at 1 p.m. The center will provide resources for people affected by the May 8 - 16 severe storms, tornadoes and flooding. This service is available to all Missourians regardless of what county they reside in.
July 13, 2009
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Federal and State Emergency Management Agencies (FEMA and SEMA) will open a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Ellington for six days beginning Wednesday, July 15 at 1 p.m. The center will provide resources for people affected by the May 8 - 16 severe storms, tornadoes and flooding.
July 10, 2009
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Federal and State Emergency Management Agencies (FEMA and SEMA) will open a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Patton for six days beginning Monday, July 13 at 1 p.m. The center will provide resources for people affected by the May 8 - 16 severe storms, tornadoes and flooding. This service is available to all Missourians regardless of what county they reside in.
July 10, 2009
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri -- More than $2 million in federal disaster assistance has been approved for individuals and households in Missouri since President Obama issued a major disaster declaration three weeks ago. The declaration is a result of severe storms, tornadoes and flooding May 8 - 16. As of Thursday, the latest figures were:
July 9, 2009
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Community Relations (CR) teams are working across the state of Missouri to reach out to individuals affected by the severe weather from May 8 - 16. Teams of CR specialists advise residents, business owners, non-profit agencies and faith-based organizations how to register for disaster assistance. They also work to identify people with special needs, seniors and those with disabilities.

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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

  • Missouri, FEMA-1847-DR (PDF 54KB)
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