California Winter Storms, Flooding, and Debris and Mud Flows (DR-1952)

Incident period: December 17, 2010 to January 4, 2011
Major Disaster Declaration declared on January 26, 2011

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

February 1, 2011
News Release
PASADENA, Calif. -- The California Emergency Management Agency (Cal EMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are working cooperatively to implement a joint recovery strategy and have opened a Joint Field Office (JFO). Federal disaster funds are now available to supplement State, Tribal, and local recovery efforts for ten counties affected by severe winter storms, flooding, and debris and mud flows beginning in late December of last year.
January 26, 2011
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 California. Assistance for State and Eligible Local Governments Can Include as Required:
January 26, 2011
News Release
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to California to supplement tribal, state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe winter storms, flooding, and debris and mud flows during the period of December 17, 2010, to January 4, 2011.


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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • California, FEMA-1952-DR (PDF 22KB)
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