Surface exposure dating

This is an excellent screening tool if you're concerned with properties falling within flood-prone areas.Fields: Fields: SFHA, Within 250 Feet, Community Number, Community Name, Zone, Panel, , telling whether or not the property falls within the SFHA zone.

Surface exposure dating

To learn more about our reports, please click on the links below. Description: This is a text statement describing the distance to the nearest shoreline (ex: Within 1 mile to shore).

shoreline can be customized to meet your underwriting requirements. Index: When setting up an account, CDS can set the distances to check: (i.e. This number tells how many distances it has checked.

The idea is to identify flood risks that may be present even if the location is not in a flood zone.

If the location falls outside of a flood zone, the report calculates the distance to the nearest 100 year flood zone, and estimates the height of the location above the flood zone.

This will tell you if you are near a high-risk zone or if you are not in one.

*Additionally, using the Flood Report along with the aerial images and manual placement, you can ensure that your structure is being plotted in exact location.

Within 250: If the property is within 250 of the SFHA boundary, it tells you.

Because of minor sources of error, if the property is outside a flood zone, but within 250 of one, this method is not accurate enough to make a definitive determination.

A property site visit or certification by a flood service should be used to make an absolute determination.

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