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Flood Insurance Study (FIS)

A compilation and presentation of flood risk data for specific watercourses, lakes, and coastal flood hazard areas within a community. When a flood study is completed for the NFIP, the information and maps are assembled into an FIS. The FIS report contains detailed flood elevation data in flood profiles and data tables.

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NFIP - National Flood Insurance Program
Last updated July 8, 2020