Montana Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1996)

Incident period: April 4, 2011 to July 22, 2011
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 17, 2011

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

August 3, 2011
News Release
Helena, Mont. - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved close to $1 million in assistance to Montanans affected by flooding this spring.
August 2, 2011
News Release
HELENA, Mont. - Families and businesses in 16 counties and three reservations in Montana can now apply for federal assistance to help recover from the damage caused by the severe storms and flooding. Homeowners, renters and businesses of any size that have sustained damages are being urged to register immediately with the Federal Emergency Management Agency to begin the process.
August 1, 2011
News Release
HELENA, Mont. – A state and federal Disaster Recovery Center has opened at The Panther Den across from Central School in Roundup.  The center is open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily to provide assistance to those whose homes or businesses were affected by recent flooding and storms. 
July 27, 2011
News Release
HELENA, Mont. -- Disaster assistance is now available to residents and businesses in ­the following counties and reservations: Big Horn, Blackfeet Reservation, Carbon, Cascade, Crow Reservation, Custer, Fergus, Fort Belknap Reservation, Garfield, Hill, Jefferson, Judith Basin, Lewis and Clark, Missoula, Musselshell, Petroleum, Sweet Grass, Valley and Yellowstone for damages caused by flooding that began April 4, 2011, and continuing.
June 17, 2011
News Release
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to Montana to supplement the state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms occurring on April 3, 8, 22, 26, and 30; and on May 9-10, 18-21, and 30, 2011, and flooding resulting from those storms beginning on April 4, 2011, and continuing.
June 17, 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 Montana. Assistance for the State, Affected Local Governments and Tribes Can Include as Required:


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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • Montana, FEMA-1996-DR (PDF 22KB)
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