Flood Map 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.)

Flood Maps and Insurance Changes

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) provides an overview of "What property owners need to know" about Flood Maps, Flood Insurance and what changes are anticipated to come.

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 Morehead City (PDF).

Individual Letters of Map Amendment (LOMAs)

To find individual LOMAs, visit FEMA’s Flood Map Service Center.