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
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
October 25, 2010
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. – Disaster Recovery Centers are open six days a week in 10 counties to help North Carolinians who suffered losses and damages as a result of the severe storms and flooding from Tropical Storm Nicole in late September. Hours this week are 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday at locations in Beaufort, Bertie, Brunswick, Craven, Hertford, Jones, Onslow, Pender, Pitt and Tyrrell counties. All are closed on Sunday.
October 22, 2010
RALEIGH, N.C. --? Four disaster recovery centers have opened in Brunswick, Jones, Pender and Pitt counties to help those whose homes or businesses were affected by Tropical Storm Nicole. The new centers will be located in Bolivia, Greenville, Maple Hill and Trenton. Representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the North Carolina Division of Emergency Management and local agencies will be available to explain assistance programs and help survivors apply for disaster aid.
October 21, 2010
RALEIGH, N.C. – Less than a week after North Carolina received a major disaster declaration for flooding from Tropical Storm Nicole, almost 1,300 people have registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency for assistance and more than $1.3 million in federal grants has been approved to help storm survivors.
October 21, 2010
RALEIGH, N.C. – Community Relations specialists from the state of North Carolina and Federal Emergency Management Agency are working with local partners to reach out to survivors who sustained damage by Tropical Storm Nicole between Sept. 27 and Oct. 1. Teams are going door-to-door in communities in the disaster-declared counties offering individuals and business owners information about available disaster assistance programs and encouraging people to register for federal disaster assistance.
October 19, 2010
RALEIGH, 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 10 with today's addition of Brunswick, Jones, Pender and Pitt. Other counties previously designated for individual assistance are Beaufort, Bertie, Craven, Hertford, Onslow and Tyrrell.