Flood risk maps help communities prepare for their risk of flooding and are developed using the best available science & input from all levels of a community. Take a look at what goes into a flood map.
March 7, 2014
At the end of each week, we post a "What We’re Watching" blog as we look ahead to the weekend and recap events from the week. We encourage you to share it with your friends and family, and have a
March 5, 2014
On a typical Sunday in May, I enjoy attending Journey Church and spending time with the family. May 19, 2013 was not a typical Sunday.The National Weather Service had been reporting as early as May
February 28, 2014
Portland Oregon is one of the coolest prepared cities in the Pacific Northwest. They continue to find fun and innovative approaches to make themselves and their community a safer place to live.
February 21, 2014
Helping homeowners and communities know their risk of being impacted by disasters stands as one of our top priorities at FEMA. When you know your risk, you can prepare for the worst, take steps to
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Know your risk, take action & #BeAForce of nature! @NOAA & @fema team up for Severe Weather Preparedness Week. t.co/K44wacV4wy
What We're Watching: "Spring Forward" & checking your smoke alarm batteries, severe #WX preparedness week wrap up t.co/ORzDEucsvX