Texas Hurricane Dean (EM-3277)
Incident period: August 17, 2007 to September 5, 2007
Emergency Declaration declared on August 18, 2007
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
August 19, 2007
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- As Hurricane Dean sets its course through the Western Caribbean, the federal government has geared up operations in response to the dangerous Category 4 hurricane before it makes its entry to the Gulf of Mexico.
August 18, 2007
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The President today declared an emergency exists in the State of Texas and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local response efforts due to the emergency conditions resulting from Hurricane Dean beginning on August 17, 2007, and continuing.