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. -- Four additional counties have been designated for disaster assistance as part of North Carolina's federal disaster declaration, according to officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. This announcement brings the total number of counties designated for Individual Assistance to 14 with today's addition of Camden, Martin, New Hanover and Washington counties. Other counties previously designated for individual assistance are Beaufort, Bertie, Brunswick, Craven, Hertford, Jones, Onslow, Pender, Pitt and Tyrrell.
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. -- 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 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 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. -- For many North Carolinians recovering from flooding from Tropical Storm Nicole, completing a disaster loan application is an essential step. Funds to repair or replace flood-damaged real estate and personal property (including automobiles) may come in the form of low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).