News and Further Reading

Where are the high flooding risk areas of Clear Lake City, TX?

The areas with the highest risks for flooding are mapped as Special Flood Hazard Areas (SFHA). Special Flood Hazard Areas represent the area subject to inundation by 1-percent-annual chance flood. Structures located within the SFHAs have a 26-percent chance of flooding during the life of a standard 30-year mortgage. Federal floodplain management regulations and mandatory […]

Did your home flood unexpectedly in in the Clear Lake City area of SE Houston?

Clear Lake City is located in SE Harris County, TX. It includes twenty-one subdivisions developed beginning in the late 1960s and continuing to the present. There are significant areas with high flooding risk, however the area has generally avoided serious damage from major storms during that time. The recent Hurricane Harvey event provides a case […]