Collection: Tennessee Severe Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes

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Tennessee Severe Storms, Flooding, Straight-Line Winds, and Tornadoes - DR-1909 declared on 05/04/2010.
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September 20, 2013
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  • Tennessee Titan defensive tackle Tony Brown extends thanks to all state, local and federal workers and volunteers for helping in the recovery of major flooding throughout Tennessee.

    Titans' Tony Brown Thanks Volunteers

    Video by Paul Luke
    Tennessee Titan defensive tackle Tony Brown extends thanks to all state, local and federal workers and volunteers for helping in the recovery of major flooding throughout Tennessee.
  • FEMA Administrator Fugate and Tennessee Governor Bredesen talk about response and recovery efforts in Tennessee.

    FEMA Administrator Fugate and Tennessee Governor Bredesen Update on Flood Response

    Video by Bradley Carroll
    FEMA Administrator Fugate and Tennessee Governor Bredesen talk about response and recovery efforts in Tennessee.
  • FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate gives the White House Press Corps an update as to FEMA's response operations following tornadoes and flooding throughout the Southeast.  Speaking from the White House press room, Fugate briefs reporters as to FEMA's role in assisting state and local government and survivors throughout the disaster areas in Mississippi, Tennessee and Alabama.

    FEMA Administrator Fugate Addresses White House Press Corps

    Video by Paul Luke
    FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate gives the White House Press Corps an update as to FEMA's response operations following tornadoes and flooding throughout the Southeast. Speaking from the White House press room, Fugate briefs reporters as to FEMA's role in assisting state and local government and survivors throughout the disaster areas in Mississippi, Tennessee and Alabama.
  • Tennessee Titans head coach Jeff Fisher asks all Tennesseans impacted by the recent floods to be sure and apply for aid from FEMA.

    Jeff Fisher Asks Tennesseans to Apply for Aid

    Video by Paul Luke
    Tennessee Titans head coach Jeff Fisher asks all Tennesseans impacted by the recent floods to be sure and apply for aid from FEMA.
  • Tennessee Titan left tackle Michael Roos speaks to Tennesseans who are looking for official information to assist survivors of recent flooding to look at a new source for help....Facebook.

    FEMA and TEMA Flood Information Page

    Video by Paul Luke
    Tennessee Titan left tackle Michael Roos speaks to Tennesseans who are looking for official information to assist survivors of recent flooding to look at a new source for help....Facebook.
  • Tennessee Titans players and coaches help their community recover from the recent floods.

    Tennessee Titans Help Out

    Video by Willis Boyd
    Tennessee Titans players and coaches help their community recover from the recent floods.
  • Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano visits flood-damaged areas of Tennessee.

    Secretary Napolitano visits Tennessee

    Video by Willis Boyd
    Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano visits flood-damaged areas of Tennessee.
  • FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate tours flood-damaged areas of Tennessee

    Administrator Fugate visits Tennessee

    Video by Willis Boyd
    FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate tours flood-damaged areas of Tennessee
  • Tennessee Titans head coach Jeff Fisher speaks to the importance of being prepared for all disasters that may come our way

    Jeff Fisher Preparedness PSA

    Video by Willis Boyd
    Tennessee Titans head coach Jeff Fisher speaks to the importance of being prepared for all disasters that may come our way
  • FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate traveled to Tennessee to ensure state and local officals have the support they need
to recover from the floods.

    Fugate's Third Visit to Tennessee

    Video by Earl Boyd
    FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate traveled to Tennessee to ensure state and local officals have the support they need to recover from the floods.
  • The Tennessee floods of early May 2010  washed away the home of Mike and Cindy Lee.

    House Washed Away

    Video by Earl Boyd
    The Tennessee floods of early May 2010 washed away the home of Mike and Cindy Lee.
  • In early May of 2010,Tennessee experienced widespread flooding.What follows are images from that event.  (No Closed Captioning)

    Scenes from the Tennessee Flood

    Video by Earl Boyd
    In early May of 2010,Tennessee experienced widespread flooding.What follows are images from that event. (No Closed Captioning)
  • HUD and FEMA partner to make a difference for Tennessee
flood disaster survivors.

    FEMA - HUD Partnership

    Video by Earl Boyd
    HUD and FEMA partner to make a difference for Tennessee flood disaster survivors.
  • Musician and small businessman Murph Wanca talks about how a low-interest SBA loan is helping to get his unique business back on its feet following spring 2010 floods in Tennessee.  Wanca rents, sells and services vintage Hammond organs and other irreplaceable musical instruments for some of the best known artists in Nashville.

    SBA Loan Helps Nashville Business Get Back On Its Feet

    Audio by Michael Osborne
    Musician and small businessman Murph Wanca talks about how a low-interest SBA loan is helping to get his unique business back on its feet following spring 2010 floods in Tennessee. Wanca rents, sells and services vintage Hammond organs and other irreplaceable musical instruments for some of the best known artists in Nashville.
  • Survivors of the storms and flooding that swept Tennessee, in May and again in August 2010, share their thoughts on disaster preparedness based on their recent experiences.

    Be Prepared for a Disaster: Make a plan, stay informed

    Audio by Michael Osborne
    Survivors of the storms and flooding that swept Tennessee, in May and again in August 2010, share their thoughts on disaster preparedness based on their recent experiences.
  • Tennessee based United Methodist Committee on Relief Disaster Consultant Christy Smith talks about the role of a long term disaster case manager, what skills are most important to the work, what personality types are best suited to long term care, and the importance of maintaining a long term recovery committee between disasters.

    A Conversation about Long-Term Disaster Case Management

    Audio by Michael Osborne
    Tennessee based United Methodist Committee on Relief Disaster Consultant Christy Smith talks about the role of a long term disaster case manager, what skills are most important to the work, what personality types are best suited to long term care, and the importance of maintaining a long term recovery committee between disasters.
  • Fox 17 Nashville media coverage of the Nashville High Water Mark Initiative. (Used with Permission)

    New Signs Remind Residents of Flood Risk

    Video by Aaron Skolnik
    Fox 17 Nashville media coverage of the Nashville High Water Mark Initiative. (Used with Permission)