Flood Safety Awareness a High Priority of the Ocean County Health Department

By Leslie Terjesen on Saturday, February 27, 2016

Rescuers search for people stranded by flooding in downtown Kingfisher, OK. Photo courtesy of FEMA

 

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Flooding Navigation bar, hover for links Flood Safety Home Page Turn Around Don't Drown Interactive Flood Map Types of flodding and associated risks NWS flood products forecasts and observations (AHPS) flood safety education and outreach partner agencies

 

 

 

Flooding is a coast to coast threat to the United States and its territories nearly every day of the year. This page is designed to teach you how to stay safe in a flood event. If you know what to do before, during, and after a flood you can increase your chances of survival. Here you will find an interactive flood map, information describing the different types of flooding, educational material, and resources on how the National Weather Service keeps you aware of potentially dangerous flooding situations.