President Obama declared several emergencies exists in the east coast States and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local response efforts due to the conditions resulting from Hurricane Irene beginning on August 26, 2011, and continuing.
Read the full list of declarations with the official press releases for each.
Update - August 29 2011
An Additional State has been declared in an emergency status
Vermont Emergency Declaration August 29 2011
UPDATE - AUGUST 28 2011
One Additional State and the District of Columbia has been added to the list of emergency declarations related to Irene.
District of Columbia Emergency Declaration
Delaware Emergency Declaration
Puerto Rico has been declared a Disaster.
August 27th 2011
Maryland Emergency Declaration
Rhode Island Emergency Declaration
New Hampshire Emergency Declaration
New Jersey Emergency Declaration
Connecticut Emergency Declaration
Massachusetts Emergency Declaration
Virginia Emergency Declaration
New York Emergency Declaration
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