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FEMA Elevation Certificate Scottsdale


FEMA Elevation Certificate Surveyor Scottsdale Arizona, Flood Certificate

Affordable Elevation Certificates Provided in Scottsdale

On this website our intent is to help educate you about Elevation Certificates as provided in Scottsdale Arizona. The information is beneficial to everyone involved in the process. There should be no surprises.

FEMA, in conjunction with the local government in charge of flood control, determines flood zones. The Scottsdale Arizona Land Surveyor provides the information, via the Flood Elevation Certificate form, which provides the data which determines the flood risk for your home or business. The insurance companies will then use that data to determine insurance rates.

There are 4 primary Flood Zones found in Scottsdale, Arizona. They are Zone A, Zone AO, Zone AH and Zone AE. Select the images here for a higher resolution of each Zone

Zone A - Scottsdale - FEMA's Flood Zone A defines an area which has at least a 1 percent annual chance of flooding but no detailed anylisis has been done to determine the actual Base Flood Elevation or depth

Zone AO - Scottsdale - FEMA's Flood Zone AO defines an area which has at least a 1 percent annual chance of shallow flooding of 3 feet or less in a large area with flowing water. There will be a Flood Depth given, most often being 1 foot, which has been calulated by a detailed analysis of the area

Zone AH - Scottsdale - FEMA's Flood Zone AH defines an area which has at least a 1 percent chance of shallow flooding in an area subject to ponding. There will be a Base Flood Elevation provided which is based on detailed calculations of the area.

Zone AE - Scottsdale - FEMA's Flood Zone AE defines an area which has at least a 1 percent chance of flooding, typically along a flowing stream. There will be Base Flood Elevations given along the flowing area and a calculation is made to determine the Base Flood Elevation at the location of the building.


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