Zone VE and V1-30

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The purpose of this page is to define Zones VE and V1-30, commonly used terms in floodplain management.

Definition/Description

Areas subject to inundation by the 1-percent-annual-chance flood event with additional hazards due to storm-induced velocity wave action. Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) derived from detailed hydraulic analyses are shown. Mandatory flood insurance purchase requirements and floodplain management standards apply.

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Last Updated: 
04/26/2015 - 14:41
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