STORMTOOLS

Map Journals

Coastal Flooding in Rhode Island

STORMTOOLS 101

Touring Historic Storms in Rhode Island

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Interactive Maps

STORMTOOLS For Beginners

STORMTOOLS for Beginners is a one-map stop for all residents of Rhode Island to better understand their risk from coastal inundation.  This map allows you to enter an address in Rhode Island, and get answers to 3 questions about your property:

  1. Is my property vulnerable to STORM SURGE?;
  2. How DEEP will the water be on my property during a 100-year (1% chance) coastal storm?; and
  3. Will projected SEA LEVEL RISE affect my property?

 

Step-by-Step Quick Guide to accessing STORMTOOLS Mapping:

 

Advanced STORMTOOLS

STORMTOOLS fCaptureor Municipalities is a one-map stop for Rhode Island’s municipal officials and decision makers of Rhode Island to better understand their risk from coastal inundation.  This map provides information on flooding impacts from storms and sea level rise, as well as information on the location of critical infrastructure, coastal structures and population density.