Flash Report #20 - Flooding

Wednesday, September 01, 2021 | 02:16pm


Impacted individuals in Dickson, Hickman, Houston, and Humphreys counties can apply for FEMA's Individual Assistance (IA) program.

If you have a homeowner’s policy, file your insurance claim immediately before applying for disaster assistance. Get the process started quickly. The faster you file, the faster your recovery can begin. Take photos and videos of all damage before you start cleaning up.

  • To apply for assistance, visit DisasterAssistance.gov or call 800-621-3362 (800-462-7585 TTY), multilingual operators are available, press 2 for Spanish.  The toll-free numbers are open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. CDT, seven days a week.
  • You will need the following when you apply:
    • Social Security number;
    • Daytime telephone number;
    • Current mailing address and address and zip code of the damaged property; and
    • Insurance information, if available.


MARCs are now open for those who would like to speak in person about disaster assistance. Representatives from local, state, and federal agencies will be available to discuss programs and assistance with flood survivors. Locations are open in Dickson, Hickman, and Humphreys counties:

  • Dickson County
    Dickson YMCA
    225 Henslee Dr, Dickson, TN
    Mon. to Sat., 9 a.m. to 7 pm.; Sun., 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Hickman County
    Nunnelly Community Center
    1400 Hwy 230 W, Nunnelly, TN
    Everyday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Humphreys County
    Cumberland Presbyterian Church
    109 North Church St, Waverly, TN
    Mon. to Sat., 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sun., 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The Tennessee Department of Veterans Services is operating at the Dickson County MARC and is providing information on the services available to help veterans and their families.


The SBA is currently operating two Business Recovery Centers to support all businesses with one-on-one assistance in submitting disaster loan applications.

Dickson County                                                          Humphreys County

Chamber of Commerce                                               Waverly City Hall

205 S. Main St.                                                             101 E. Main St.

Dickson, TN  37055                                                      Waverly, TN  37185

Hours:  Mon. to Fri., 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.                        Hours:  Mon. to Fri., 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Closed:  Sat. and Sun.                                                   Closed:  Sat. and Sun.



  • Memphis: Afternoon thunderstorm and a high of 87.
  • Jackson: Afternoon thunderstorm and a high of 86.
  • Nashville: Sun and some clouds with a high of 81.
  • Knoxville:  Cloudy and humid with a high of 80.
  • Chattanooga: Mostly cloudy and a high of 85.
  • Johnson City:  Rain and a high of 73.