Archive: Guidelines and Specifications for Flood Hazard Mapping Partners

These archived guidelines and standards have been superseded by more recent statutory and regulatory requirements. Go back to current guidelines and standards.

Search below for archived copies of past guidelines and standards for flood risk analysis and mapping activities under the Risk MAP program.

Guidance: Coastal Wave Runup and Overtopping (February 2018)

Guidance: Project Planning and Discovery Process (November 2019)

Metadata Profiles Technical Reference (February 2018)

Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) Panel Technical Reference (December 2020)

Domain Tables Technical Reference (December 2020)

Data Capture Technical Reference (February 2019)

CNMS Database User’s Guide (November 2019)

Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) Database Technical Reference (December 2020)

Guidance: Preliminary Production Process (November 2019)

Guidance: Post-Preliminary Due Process (November 2019)

Guidance for Stakeholder Engagement: Introduction and Key Terms (November 2019)

Guidance: Post-Flood Hazard Verification/ Recovery Tools (February 2018)

Guidance: Notice-to-User Revisions (November 2016)

Guidance: National Flood Hazard Layer (NFHL) (February 2019)

Guidance: MT-2 Requests (December 2020)

Guidance: MT-1 Technical Guidance

Guidance: Metadata (February 2018)

Guidance: Quality Management for Flood Risk Projects (December 2020)

Guidance: Levees (December 2020)

Guidance: Key Decision Point (KDP) Process Guidance Document (December 2020)

Last updated May 4, 2022