We experienced some flooding in Shelby County, AL last week. Now, other areas of the country are dealing with flooding or are preparing for the possibility of floods.
The USGS floods FAQs will answer some of your flood questions. One important question for new homeowners, is where can you find flood maps?
Also from the USGS, a map of flood and high flow conditions.
Curious about the state of the Red River in ND? Monitor the situation by viewing the webcams.