Announcement 19-0077: FEMA Disaster Declaration for Texas


Due to Tropical Storm Imelda in Texas, FEMA has declared the following counties a disaster.

Incident Period:September 17, 2019 – September 23, 2019

State FEMA Disaster Declaration Counties
Texas October 4, 2019 Chambers, Harris, Jefferson, Liberty, Montgomery and Orange

Please note:

  • If an appraisal was completed prior to the incident date of the disaster, a re-inspection will be required.
  • If an appraisal was not required due to a property inspection waiver (PIW) or product type (i.e., USDA Streamline Assist/Conventional loan with PIW), an inspection report may still be required.
  • When product-specific requirements apply, an inspection will be required up to and including 90 days from the date the natural disaster occurred, prior to the Note date.

For further guidance and loan property requirements refer to the Declared Disaster Policy published on


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