Water had begun to enter homes and cover the roadway on Marine Drive.
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The money can be used to cover house repairs, rental assistance, moving, appliance replacement and repairs and more.
It is anticipated that the effects on most of coastal Whatcom County areas should be minor.
"At this time, the river is expected to crest below flood stage at all forecast points, with the exception of the South Fork of the Nooksack at Saxon Bridge which may experience minor flooding."
"The President’s declaration will make federal funding available to Whatcom County, along with the Lummi Nation and Nooksack Indian Tribe after the devastating floods and landslides."
Approximately 1,900 structures have been confirmed impacted by the heavy rains and subsequent flooding.
The call center is for those impacted by flooding who do not have internet access.
Mid-November flood disaster victims have complained about the lack of state and federal personnel and equipment resources like the National Guard.
"We knew it was going to be an interesting evening, a difficult evening."