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Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding (DR-4317)

Incident Period: April 28, 2017 - May 11, 2017
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 02, 2017

Individual Assistance Applications
Approved: 1,978

Total Individual & Households Program
Dollars Approved: $12,527,583.31

Total Public Assistance Grants
Dollars Obligated: $60,957,334.12

Designated Counties (Individual Assistance):

Bollinger, Butler, Carter, Christian, Crawford, Dent, Douglas, Dunklin, Franklin, Gasconade, Greene, Howell, Iron, Jasper, Jefferson, Madison, Maries, McDonald, Newton, Oregon, Osage, Ozark, Pemiscot, Phelps, Pulaski, Reynolds, Ripley, Shannon, St. Louis, Ste. Genevieve, Stone, Taney, Texas, Wayne, Wright

The deadline for homeowners and renters to register with FEMA for disaster assistance was August 14, 2017.

Survivors may continue to stay in touch with FEMA by calling 1-800-621-3362 (FEMA) or visiting

News Releases and Disaster Updates

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Types of Assistance

Click here for the latest disaster news releases and updates.

Click here to view a flyer that explains the assistance process.

If you have questions about types of assistance available to you, the best way to get answers is to contact a FEMA representative who can walk you through your options. Call 800-621-3362 (711 or Video Relay Service). If you use TTY, call 800-462-7585. You can also visit a Disaster Recovery Center to speak with a representative in person.

What to Expect After You Apply for FEMA Aid

• You may receive a low-interest disaster loan application in the packet. • You do not have to accept a loan but to remain eligible for other types of federal assistance, complete the application and return it.


Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved


Total Individual & Households Program (IHP) - Dollars Approved*


Total Housing Assistance (HA) - Dollars Approved*


Total Other Needs Assistance (ONA) - Dollars Approved*


Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved*

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved


Total Public Assistance Grants (PA) - Dollars Obligated✝


Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated✝


Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated✝

* Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
✝ Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.

Learn more about FEMA Disaster definitions. Information is updated every 24 hours.


Photos with captions are posted on the FEMA Mutlimedia Library.

 FEMA STATE Disaster Recover Center.

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Preliminary Damage Assessment Report

PDA Report; FEMA-4317-DR

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Last Updated: 2017-06-02 04:00