Texas Hurricane Gustav (EM-3290)
Incident period: August 27, 2008 to September 7, 2008
Emergency Declaration declared on August 29, 2008
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August 29, 2008
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal aid has been made available to supplement state and local response efforts due to the emergency conditions resulting from Hurricane Gustav beginning on August 27, 2008, and continuing.