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Graphic: 3 Fast Flood Facts

This graphic shows a white car driving on a black road, with rain falling around it. The background is dark blue and the car's headlights are on. The heading, "3 Fast Flood Facts," is overlaid on gray clouds. The FEMA seal is in the bottom right corner.

The text reads as follows:

3 Fast Flood Facts

Heavy rain can bring dangerous flash flooding.

6 inches of moving water can knock a person down.

2 feet of moving water can sweep a vehicle away.

Whether you're walking or driving, stay clear of floodwater. Share these facts with friends so they're safe too.

This graphic is called "3 Fast Flood Facts," and features tips on how to stay safe during flooding. The text reads as follows:

3 Fast Flood Facts

Heavy rain can bring dangerous flash flooding.

6 inches of moving water can knock a person down.

2 feet of moving water can sweep a vehicle away.

Whether you're walking or driving, stay clear of floodwater. Share these facts with friends so they're safe too.

Photo by FEMA Graphic - Oct 02, 2015
Last Updated: April 9, 2019