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State/FEMA Disaster Centers to Close Temporarily Due to Hurricane Michael

Release date: 
October 9, 2018
Release Number: 
NR 010

COLUMBIA, S.C. – With Hurricane Michael threatening to produce dangerous conditions across South Carolina, State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) will close temporarily due to poor weather conditions.

DRCs located in Chesterfield, Dillon, Georgetown, Horry, Marion and Marlboro Counties will close at 7 p.m. Wednesday Oct. 10 and will re-open Friday with new hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday; closed Sunday.

Help is still available online or by phone. Applicants can check their eligibility and register for federal, state and voluntary agency disaster assistance by:
• Visiting;
• Calling 800-621-3362 (TTY: 800-462-7585); or
• Using the FEMA app, available for Apple and Android mobile devices at

For more information on Hurricane Florence and South Carolina recovery, visit the S.C. Emergency Management Division website at, on social media ( @SCEMD on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram), or FEMA’s Hurricane Florence disaster webpage at, or Facebook at, and the FEMA Region 4 Twitter account at

Last Updated: 
October 10, 2018 - 09:54