District of Columbia (DC) Snowstorm (EM-3178)
Incident period: February 16, 2003 to February 17, 2003
Emergency Declaration declared on March 14, 2003
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March 14, 2003
Washington, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster funds have been authorized for the District of Columbia to supplement emergency response efforts for the near-record snowfall that hit the area on February 16-17.