2014 Flood Safety Awareness Week is March 16th - 22nd

                       --- Today’s topic is...Partner Resources ---

 

The National Weather Service works with and relies on strategic partners involved in river 
observations, reservoir management, floodplain management, flood hazard mitigation, and flood 
preparedness and safety to reduce the loss of life and property due to floods. Today we are 
sharing some great tools from several of our partners.

American Red Cross:

Family Disaster Plan: www.redcross.org/prepare/location/home-family   


Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH):

Flood Safety Information: www.flash.org/peril_flood.php                         


Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA):

Safety Information: www.ready.gov
Safety Kit Assembly: www.ready.gov/build-a-kit
Property Protection and Flood Insurance: www.floodsmart.gov               
Assess Your Flood Risk: https://msc.fema.gov


United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE):

Flood Information: www.usace.army.mil/Missions/EmergencyOperations/Floods.aspx

         

 

United States Geological Survey (USGS):

Water Watch: http://waterwatch.usgs.gov/index.php?id=ww

Water Alert - National Water Information System: http://maps.waterdata.usgs.gov/mapper/wateralert/


The National Weather Service works with many key partners to complete the mission of protecting
life and property. Some additional key partners are the National Hydrologic Warning Council, 
Association of State Floodplain Managers, the National Safety Council, media outlets, and many 
other government and private sector organizations. For more information about any of our partners, 
or to learn about partners local to our area, contact us.


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