Storm Stats

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
    • 81,979 Registered for FEMA/State assistance 
    • $97.2 million in federal/state financial assistance approved to help flood survivors recover
    • $69 million in SBA loans approved for individuals to help flood survivors recover
    • $30 million in SBA loans approved for businesses to help flood survivors recover