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US DISASTERS: 2002

CHRONOLOGICAL listing of disasters in the United States during 2002, presented in descending order:
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Major Disaster Declarations
date
state
incident
FEMA disaster #
12/12
North Carolina
Severe Ice Storm
12/11
Northern Mariana Islands
Super Typhoon Pongsona
12/08
Guam
Super Typhoon Pongsona
12/04
Alaska
Winter Storms
11/18
Ohio
Severe Storms & Tornadoes
11/14
Mississippi
Severe Storms & Tornadoes
11/14
Alabama
Severe Storms & Tornadoes
11/13
Tennessee
Tornadoes
11/08
Alaska
Earthquake
11/05
Texas
Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding
10/09
Alabama
Tropical Storm Isidore
10/03
Louisiana
Hurricane Lili
10/01
Mississippi
Tropical Storm Isidore
09/27
Louisiana
Tropical Storm Isidore
09/26
Texas
Tropical Storm Fay
09/25
Indiana
Severe Storms and Tornadoes
09/10
Wisconsin
Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding
09/10
North Dakota
Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding
08/06
Northern Mariana Islands
Typhoon Chata'an
07/19
Wisconsin
Severe Storms and Flooding
07/12
Virginia
Severe Storms and Flooding
07/11
Federated States of Micronesia
Tropical Storm
07/06
Guam
Typhoon Chata'an
07/04
Texas
Severe Storms and Flooding
07/03
Montana
Flooding
06/26
Alaska
Flooding
06/25
Arizona
Wildfires
06/19
Colorado
Wildfires
06/19
Iowa
Severe Storms and Flooding
06/14
Minnesota
Severe Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes
06/13
Indiana
Flooding
05/29
Federated States of Micronesia
Typhoon
05/21
Illinois
Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding
05/16
New York
Earthquake
05/07
Kentucky
Severe Storms and Flooding
05/06
Michigan
Flooding
05/06
Missouri
Flooding
05/05
Virginia
Severe Storms
05/05
West Virginia
Severe Storms and Flooding
05/01
Maryland
Tornado
04/04
Tennessee
Storms and Flooding
04/04
Kentucky
Storms and Flooding
04/02
Virginia
Storms and Flooding
03/12
Oregon
Severe Winter Windstorm
03/01
New York
Snowstorm
02/06
Missouri
Ice Storm
02/06
Kansas
Ice Storm
02/01
Oklahoma
Ice Storm
01/24
Arkansas
Severe Storms and Flooding

Emergency Declarations
date
state
incident
designation
01/01
New York
Snowstorm

Fire Suppression Authorizations
date
state
incident
09/24
California
09/24
California
09/19
California
09/04
California
09/04
California
08/31
Wyoming
08/26
New Mexico
Lakes Fire Complex
08/19
South Dakota
07/31
Colorado
07/30
California
07/29
Oregon
07/29
Oregon
07/29
Oregon
07/26
Oregon
07/25
Washington
07/22
California
07/20
Washington
07/19
Oregon
07/18
Colorado
07/17
Oregon
07/17
Nevada
07/16
Oregon
07/16
Oregon
07/15
Nevada
07/15
Colorado
07/14
California
07/14
California
07/03
Nevada
Gondola Fire
07/01
Wyoming
07/01
Utah
06/29
Colorado
06/29
Colorado
06/27
California
06/25
Colorado
06/23
Colorado
06/21
Arizona
06/19
Arizona
06/19
Colorado
06/18
Wyoming
06/18
South Carolina
06/17
California
06/13
New Mexico
Roybal Fire Complex
06/11
Colorado
06/10
Colorado
06/09
Colorado
06/09
Nevada
Pioche Fire
06/08
Colorado
06/07
Colorado
06/06
California
06/06
New Mexico
06/04
New Mexico
06/04
New Mexico
06/03
Colorado
06/03
Colorado
06/02
New Jersey
06/02
Colorado
06/01
Minnesota
05/23
New Mexico
05/23
Colorado
05/15
Arizona
05/14
California
Antonio Fire
05/07
New Mexico
05/05
Colorado
05/01
Colorado
05/01
New Mexico
04/30
Arizona
04/23
Colorado
03/23
New Mexico
02/28
Virginia
02/12
California
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Timeline Sources: FEMA Library

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