Flash Flooding Risk Factors

Flash Flooding Risk Factors

Did you know that flash floods are the leading cause of weather related deaths in the United States? Flash floods are some of the most destructive forces in nature. Fast flowing water quickly rips away anything in its path. To make matters worse, their unpredictable...

Protect your Property from Winter Storms

Flooding is typically associated with hurricane season and warmer climates. But not always so. Winter storms can cause significant damage from storm surge, flooding, ice and snow. This year, winter storms have wreaked havoc across coastal areas of the northeast....

King Tide Season is here. Are you Prepared?

King Tide flooding has returned in Florida and will continue until early November. King Tide is the highest predicted tide of the year at given coastal locations. They can lead to what NOAA describes as “nuisance” flooding, causing road closures, overwhelming...

Coastal Risk’s Flood Risk Model Predicts Actual Flooding from Irma

The impacts of Irma and Harvey were devastating and our thoughts are with the communities that are recovering from these hurricanes. While it is difficult to predict the potential track of a hurricane, there is technology that can accurately predict what will happen...

Helping Homeowners Get Climate-Ready and Storm Safe

Helping Homeowners Get Climate-Ready and Storm Safe The risk of flooding from sea-level rise and tidal storm surge is increasing steadily. Homes, businesses and communities are exposed on a scale that was unthinkable just a few years ago. In 2016 alone over a dozen...

Hurricane Preparation for your Property

“Big Data” Can Now Lead to Actionable Steps to Protect Real Estate Investments from flooding and storm surge If there’s anything last year’s hurricane season revealed, it’s that storm frequency and severity can be devastating.  Most properties in the paths of...