See how your two feet are no match for one foot of floodwater
(Local video for 2013 National Flood Safety Awareness Week)
Current weather watches, warnings and advisories for Mecklenburg County
Prepare for flooding: Build an "ARK"
What you should do before it floods
Turn around, don't drown!
Most flood deaths happen in vehicles.
Flash floods are especially dangerous for drivers and pedestrians. See why
Know if your property is in a Floodzone
Remember that floodplain maps
only show certain types of flood risks. Flooding can and does happen outside of mapped floodplains.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg is very prone to flash-flooding. If it rains hard enough, creeks naturally overflow their banks and low-lying areas of streets and yards will have standing water. Why does it flood?