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Current Disaster Info


Flooding in Cherokee County, Summer 2010.The last Presidential Disaster Declaration received by the State of Iowa was on Aug. 27, 2017. Currently, Iowa has nine "open" disasters. This means that some projects being funded as a result of these Presidentially-declared disasters are ongoing and still being managed by Iowa HSEMD.


Iowa's open Presidential Disasters

Disaster #

Incident Period

PDF of Declared Counties


July 19-23, 2017

DR-4334 Map


Sept. 21-Oct. 3, 2016

DR-4289 Map


Aug. 23-27, 2016

DR-4281 Map


June 20-25, 2015

DR-4234 Map

DR 4187

June 26-July 7, 2014

DR-4187 Map


June 14-23, 2014

DR-4184 Map


June 3-4, 2014

DR-4181 Map


April 9-11, 2013

DR-4114 Map


May 25-Aug. 13, 2008

DR-1763 Map


  • Click here to see ALL of Iowa's Presidential declarations.
  • Click here to see all Governor's proclamations since 2008.
  • Click here to find out how the disaster process works.