Facts on Flooding

  1. Flood Safety
  2. Flood Warning System
  3. Benefits of Natural Floodplains
  4. Stormwater Management
  5. Additional Resources & Links
  • Obey evacuation orders from officials. Evacuation orders are issued for imminent storm surge flooding, not the wind.
  • Know your evacuation zone, route and shelter locations. Find your evacuation zone by visiting Palm Beach County.
  • Stay away from power lines and electrical wires. Electrical current can travel through water.
  • Do not drive through flooded roadways. Roads may not be distinguishable from canals or ponds.
  • Do not walk through flowing waters.
  • Be prepared for hurricane season. Visit the City of Boca Raton Hurricane Information page for preparation information.
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Know Your Flood Zone. Residential street starting to flood.
Insure Your Property. Flood water coming up lawn close to house.