National Flood Safety Awareness Week--March 17-21, 2014 

The National Weather Service has declared March 16th through 22nd as Flood Safety Awareness Week. The National Weather Service Office in Shreveport will feature a different educational topic each day during the awareness week. Flooding is a coast to coast threat to the United States and its territories in all months of the year. National Flood Safety Awareness Week is intended to highlight some of the many ways floods can occur, the hazards associated with floods, and what you can do to save life and property.


Percentage of Flood Deaths by Activity Flood Fatalities by Month



Schedule of Flood Safety Awareness Week Topics


Flood Safety and Awareness




Flood Hazards


NWS Services


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