Current Flood Information
Active and recent events tracked by the USGS National Floods Specialist. Click the Past Floods link above for previous events.
Current Flood Events
Regional and Local Alerts
Project Alert, US Geological Survey Hydrology Press Releases RSS Feed
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 12:22:24 EDT: PROJECT ALERT NOTICE (CT) high water measurements
Minor flooding is occurring along many rivers across Connecticut due to 2 to 4 inches of new rainfall for June 20-21. Rainfall totals from 3 to over 10 inches of rain within 7 days causing high flows.
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 10:34:00 EDT: PROJECT ALERT NOTICE (NY) High-water measurements
USGS high-water measurements - Eastern New York
Sat, 08 Jun 2013 11:09:21 EDT: PROJECT ALERT NOTICE (NC) USGS North Carolina Water Science Center continues to respond to flooding from Tropical Storm Andrea
USGS Crews from the North Carolina Water Science Center continue to respond to flooding from Tropical Storm Andrea (June 8, 2013)
Sat, 08 Jun 2013 07:14:19 EDT: PROJECT ALERT NOTICE (CT) Tropical Storm Andrea
Heavy Rains from the remnants of Tropical Storm Andrea have deposited up to 5 inches of rain in areas of Connecticut causing some minor river flooding.
Fri, 07 Jun 2013 13:29:22 EDT: PROJECT ALERT NOTICE (NJ) USGS NJWSC Responds to Tropical Storm Andrea
Tropical Storm Andrea brings widespread rain to New Jersey (June 7, 2013)
Today's NWS River Forecasts
Additional Flood Resources
- U.S. Water Monitor
- Real-Time Flood Inundation mapper - Check this prototype to see if the USGS is mapping flood inundation in your area.
- Missouri River Basin
- US Army Corps of Engineers Flood Risk Management
- ESRI Current Flood conditions with social media
- 100-Year Flood--It's All About Chance - poster discussing the meaning and use of probability language in flood characterization.