Flood Map Study Update

Carteret County Flood Map Changes Map

This map includes preliminary flood hazard data and provides a look at the community's projected risk to flood hazards and the newly revised Flood Risk Areas. (The revised boundaries are still under review.)

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Map Changes Publication

Read an overview of the impacts that flood map changes can have on flood insurance premiums (PDF).

Flood Risk Information System

The State of North Carolina provides this website as a public service to the citizens of North Carolina. The Flood Risk Information System (FRIS) contains digitally accessible flood hazard data, models, maps, risk assessments and reports that are database driven. (To switch between the current "Effective" map, and the "Preliminary" map, click the "Effective" drop down button in the top right corner of the screen.)

North Carolina Emergency Management Flood Study Update

View a general overview of the process and changes proposed to impact Carteret County and the jurisdictions within Carteret County (PDF).