What To Do
In Case of a
Flood Event

What do I need to know about floods?

Floods are the most common and widespread of all natural hazards. Some floods develop over a period of days, but flash floods can result in raging waters in just a few minutes. Be aware of flood hazards, especially if you live in a low-lying area, near water or downstream from a dam.

What to do before a flood?

What to do during heavy rains?

What to do after a flood?

Presented by:

City-Parish of Lafayette, Office of Emergency Preparedness,
Lafayette, Louisiana