This site provides geospatial data and information (from authoritative sources where possible) that can be useful to support community response and recovery to Hurricane Florence. The information available here is intended to support data and information sharing and collaboration, including application development and data visualization for situation awareness and decision-support.
The information found here is being shared as the disaster is currently unfolding
This tool uses the Voyager search engine to find Florence flood images using USGS aerial images from the Hazard Data Distribution System (HDDS). Each search result provides the image, metadata, and download links.
The VIIRS Floodwater Fraction Map Products Web App is a tool that displays daily flood extents covering the entire CONUS derived from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) aboard the joint NASA/NOAA Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (Suomi-NPP) satellite.
Civil Air Patrol supports American communities with emergency response, diverse aviation, and ground serves. CAP has the technological ability to perform even when the impact from severe weather affects power, internet, phones, and flight takeoffs, making it a crucial and inexpensive method for FEMA to the get the imagery they need quickly and effectively.