North Carolina Severe Storms, Flooding, and Straight-line Winds associated with the remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole (DR-1942)
Incident period: September 27, 2010 to October 1, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on October 14, 2010
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
November 1, 2010
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- Since President Obama's Oct. 14 disaster declaration for North Carolina, more than 2,800 people in 10 designated counties have registered for disaster assistance and more than $2.8 million has been approved in grants for housing assistance and other needs assistance. Free Advice On Rebuilding Safer And Stronger Get in-person advice at home improvement stores this week.
October 29, 2010
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- Residents in eastern North Carolina have received more than $2.5 million in federal funds to help them recover from flooding and wind caused by the remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole. "We know this help can't come soon enough for those who were impacted by the floods," said State Emergency Management Director Doug Hoell. "We'll continue working hand-in-hand with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and our local partners to help those affected by the storms."
October 28, 2010
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- Disaster Recovery Centers established by the state and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in Onslow and Pitt counties will be closed after 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30. Eight other centers will remain open to assist North Carolinians whose property was damaged by the severe storms and flooding from Tropical Storm Nicole. Applicants can visit any center for in-person answers to their specific disaster-related questions.
October 28, 2010
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- If you suffered damage from Tropical Storm Nicole, register for disaster assistance and keep in touch. Homeowners and renters in 10 North Carolina counties who have registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for federal and state disaster assistance need to keep information current. Accurate and complete information will assist in timely delivery of assistance.
October 27, 2010
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- Inspectors contracted by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have begun contacting North Carolina residents who have applied for federal disaster assistance for damage caused by severe storms and flooding associated with Tropical Storm Nicole.
October 26, 2010
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) mitigation specialists are in North Carolina assisting residents as a result of the severe storms and flooding from Tropical Storm Nicole. Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 27, they will staff an informational table at Lowe’s in New Bern, offering advice and publications on how to rebuild smarter and stronger. Hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily through Nov. 1 at the following location: Craven CountyLowe's1400 Lowe's Blvd.New Bern, NC 28562