Disaster Declarations for 1979

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Major Disaster Declarations
Number Declaration Datesort ascending State/Tribal Government Incident Description
612 12/31/1979 Washington STORMS, HIGH TIDES, MUDSLIDES, FLOODING
611 12/01/1979 Federated States of Micronesia Seawave Action, Flooding
610 11/09/1979 American Samoa FLOODING, MUDSLIDES, LANDSLIDES
609 10/19/1979 California Earthquake
608 10/04/1979 Connecticut TORNADO, SEVERE STORMS
606 09/29/1979 Virginia SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
605 09/29/1979 North Carolina SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
607 09/29/1979 Florida SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
604 09/25/1979 Louisiana SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
603 09/25/1979 Texas SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
602 09/16/1979 Virgin Islands Hurricane David, Tropical Storm Frederick
601 09/14/1979 Maryland SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING
599 09/13/1979 Mississippi HURRICANE FREDERIC
598 09/13/1979 Alabama HURRICANE FREDERIC
600 09/13/1979 Florida HURRICANE FREDERIC
597 09/02/1979 Puerto Rico HURRICANE DAVID
596 07/31/1979 Indiana SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
595 07/28/1979 Texas STORMS, FLASH FLOODS
594 07/27/1979 California Heavy Rains, Flooding, Mud Flows
593 07/20/1979 Virginia STORMS, FLASH FLOODS
591 07/19/1979 Wyoming SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES
592 07/19/1979 Kentucky SEVERE STORMS,FLASH FLOODS
590 07/01/1979 Iowa High Winds, Tornadoes
589 06/23/1979 New Mexico Severe Storms, Snowmelt, Flooding
588 06/15/1979 Kansas SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
587 06/14/1979 Texas SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
586 05/15/1979 Florida SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING
585 05/07/1979 Tennessee SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING
584 05/02/1979 Louisiana SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
582 04/30/1979 Minnesota SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
583 04/30/1979 Illinois SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
580 04/26/1979 Texas SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING
581 04/26/1979 North Dakota Storms, Snowmelt, Flooding
579 04/21/1979 Missouri Tornadoes, Torrential Rain, Flooding
578 04/18/1979 Alabama Storms, Wind, Flooding
577 04/16/1979 Mississippi STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODS
576 04/13/1979 Oklahoma SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES
574 04/11/1979 Arkansas TORNADO
575 04/11/1979 Texas SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES
573 03/07/1979 Hawaii SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING
572 02/12/1979 Federated States of Micronesia TYPHOON ALICE
571 01/29/1979 New Mexico FLOODING
Emergency Declarations
Number Declaration Datesort ascending State/Tribal Government Incident Description
3077 04/14/1979 Mississippi Storms, Tornadoes, Floods
3076 04/06/1979 Iowa Severe Storms and Tornadoes
3075 03/24/1979 Florida Severe Storms & Flooding
3074 03/17/1979 Alabama Flooding
3073 03/15/1979 New Hampshire Flooding
3072 03/13/1979 Georgia Rain, Flooding, Mudslide
3071 03/12/1979 Missouri Ice Jam and Flooding
3070 03/12/1979 Washington Flooding
3069 01/19/1979 Wisconsin Blizzards and Snowstorms
3068 01/16/1979 Illinois Blizzards and Snowstorms
Fire Management Assistance Declarations
Number Declaration Datesort ascending State/Tribal Government Incident Description
2038 08/08/1979 Idaho 20-mile Fire
2037 08/06/1979 Montana West Fork/Barker's Creek Fire
2036 08/03/1979 Oregon Pine Grove Fire
2035 07/26/1979 Oregon Sisters Fire
2034 07/25/1979 Oregon Bridge Creek Fire
2033 07/23/1979 Washington Salmon Creek Fire
2032 06/11/1979 Nevada Pea Vine Peak Fire