Flood and Inundation Mapping and Forecasting, Water Modeling, and Precipitation Studies

Agency NameDepartment of Commerce
Funding Amount$492,000,000.00
Bureau Name National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Funding Mechanism Various
New? No
Funding Mechanism Various

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability 2 years for each annual tranche
Recipients States, Counties, Cities / Townships, Special Districts, Tribal Governments (Federally Recognized), Tribal Governments (Other Than Federally Recognized), Public Higher-Ed Institutions, Private Higher-Ed Institutions, Nonprofits With 501(C)(3) Status, Nonprofits.
Program Description The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will transform water prediction by delivering operational, continental-scale coastal and inland flood models and mapping capabilities. These capabilities include flood forecasts and projections that will provide actionable decision support services equitably delivered to communities across the nation.
Eligible Uses Coastal and inland flood and inundation mapping and forecasting and next-generation water modeling activities - including modernized precipitation frequency and probable maximum studies. link
Statutory Location Division J, Title II
Federal Cost Share Requirement No non-Federal cost share required