- 25 people dead in the flooding
- Flash flooding watch issued for most of the state on Monday
- More than 17,000 customers without power, possibly until Monday or later
(CNN)The floodwaters are receding in parts of West Virginia, and although Sunday's weather boded well for a region hammered by the nation's worst flash flooding in years, some have found coming home as jarring as being evacuated.
Residents may have to move
Power out till Monday
State of emergency
Preliminary damage assessments for individual assistance will begin Monday, while assessments for public assistance are slated for Tuesday.
This is the first step in helping the state government gauge the scope of the damage, and determining if additional assistance is needed.
Individuals and business owners who sustained losses can register at www.disasterassistance.gov or call 1-800-621-3362.
Residents with speech or hearing disabilities can call 1-800-462-7585. Operators will field calls from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. everyday, until further notice.
-- West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management