May 23, 2022

New: Free from Esri: Interactive Flooding Map and Satellite Images (U.S.)

From the Flood Map Page on the Esri Web Site:

This map allows you to view continuously updated U.S. flooding information. You can see observed flooding locations as well as precipitation information.

The map also pulls in social media pertaining to flooding. In the Social Media box, you can change the search terms for YouTube, Twitter, and Flickr by hovering over the name of the feed, and then typing a new word into the displayed box.

Weather (Flood warnings, Observed Flooding, and Precipitation) updated every 15 minutes with NOAA data. A street map, satellite imagery, and a topographic map are available.

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.