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
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PNNL RIFT Flood Depth Grids
March 28, 2019
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has  developed a Rapid Infrastructure Flood Tool (RIFT) to produce predictive hydrodynamic flood modeling and simulations for a diversity of flood  events
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Hurricane Incident Journal
November 1, 2018
FEMA's Hurricane Incident Journal provides relevant spatial decision-making support for FEMA leadership and a view into federal information available to the general public.
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Hurricane Florence Imagery Indexer
September 18, 2018
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.
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VIIRS Floodwater Fraction Map
September 14, 2018
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.
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Hazard Exposure Model for Hurricane Florence
September 14, 2018
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Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Browser
February 14, 2018
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.