Are you prepared for a flood?
Flood Safety Brochure
Flood Insurance Brochure
In the Carolinas, heavy rain is often the result of fierce summer thunderstorms or slow moving tropical fronts. In the winter, flooding can result from Nor'easters. Intense rain in the mountains can cause the Catawba River to overflow, flooding western Mecklenburg County.
Our community's rapid growth means there is less open space to absorb heavy rain. More structures are in the potential path of floodwater. Learn more about why it floods.