Virgin Islands Severe Storms, Flooding, Rockslides, and Mudslides associated with Tropical Storm Tomas (DR-1949)

Incident period: November 8, 2010 to November 12, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on November 24, 2010

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

January 21, 2011
News Release
ST. THOMAS, V.I. -- As part of its Resolve to be Ready in 2011 campaign, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Virgin Island Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) officials visited several schools in the Territory delivering vital disaster preparedness information for the children.
November 24, 2010
News Release
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for the U.S. Virgin Islands. Assistance for the Territorial and Local Governments Can Include as Required:
November 24, 2010
News Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available to supplement Territory recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms, flooding, rockslides, and mudslides associated with Tropical Storm Tomas during the period of November 8-12, 2010.
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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • U.S. Virgin Islands, FEMA-1949-DR (PDF 21KB)
State/Tribal Government: 
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