Storm Stats

Current as of 2/17/2017

Swift water rescues:  2,336

Storm-Related fatalities – 28

2 – Bladen; 1 - Columbus; 3 - Cumberland; 1 - Gates; 1 – Harnett; 4 – Johnston; 4 – Lenoir; 2 - Pitt; 3 – Robeson; 1 – Rowan; 1 – Sampson; 1 - Wake; 2 - Wilson; 2 -Wayne

Shelters

109 shelters were opened to house 4,071 evacuees before, during and after the storm. The last shelter closed Nov. 14, 2016.

Recovery efforts

  • All Disaster Recovery Centers are now closed. Effective Feb. 6, locations have become appointment-only TSA support centers.
  • 50 counties are eligible for FEMA assistance – 45 counties are eligible for Individual Assistance & Public Assistance, 5 for Public Assistance only
    • 81,887 Registered for FEMA/State assistance 
    • $93.6 million in federal/state financial assistance approved to help flood survivors recover
    • $66.5 million in SBA loans approved for individuals to help flood survivors recover
    • $24.3 million in SBA loans approved for businesses to help flood survivors recover

 

How can we make this page better for you?
Send us some feedback!

Thank you for providing feedback on our website. Your idea will go to our web team. If you want to contact someone specifically and get a response, please go to the contact page.

User Feedback

Back to top