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May 14, 1999
WICHITA, Kan. -- Having a safe room built into your house can help you protect yourself and your family from injury or death caused by the dangerous forces of extreme winds. Emergency response...
Kansas
May 14, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- Bowie County has been made eligible for full Public Assistance programs, announced the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Texas Division of Emergency Management....
Texas
May 14, 1999
ST LOUIS, Mo. -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are coordinating disaster assistance to five Missouri counties following the severe storms and flooding in storm systems that hit...
Missouri
May 14, 1999
Yuma, Ariz. -- While the El Ni?o storms last winter brought flooding to other parts of the United States, Yuma, Arizona experienced very little damage because the city had the foresight to prepare...
Region IX
May 14, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In the face of the massive devastation from the tornadoes in Oklahoma and Kansas, FEMA has deployed a BPAT to study the performance of buildings and other structures. The team...
May 13, 1999
» Photos WASHINGTON, D.C. -- What once was a haven for over 500 students and staff, is now only a memory and mounds of debris. When a tornado touched down in this Eastern Texas community on May 4,...
Texas
May 13, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- FEMA's regional office in San Francisco (Region IX) continues to work with state officials on the recovery from last December's severe freeze. As of May 10, 5,316 people have...
California
May 13, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal and state agencies are working in partnership to help Oklahoma residents following the tornadoes, severe storms and flooding of May 3-5. Effective May 12, the declaration...
Oklahoma
May 13, 1999
ATLNATA, Ga. -- Residents of sixteen Cobb County houses who have been flooded repeatedly by nearby Noonday Creek will finally get relief from the menacing waterway. The state and federal governments...
Region IV
May 13, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Forecasters at the National Weather Service (NWS) are projecting more heavy rain and severe weather for much of the central U.S. between May 14 and May 21. From May 14 through...

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