Mississippi Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, and Tornadoes (DR-4727)
Severe weather hit the state of Mississippi from June 14th to 19th, 2023. On August 12th, 2023, President Biden declared a major disaster.
People in the following counties are eligible to receive federal disaster assistance:
For the complete whitehouse.gov press release, please click here.
A free legal help hotline is now available for Mississippi Severe Storms and Tornadoes
survivors. The hotline is available to connect survivors to free legal services in qualifying counties and tribal nation(s) who cannot afford an attorney. Survivors can call (877) 691-6185.
Survivors calling after normal business hours can leave a voicemail.
For more information, please see the full press release here.