Provides current, proposed and archived Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) used in the National Flood Insurance Program.
Indicates the age of the current Effective FIRM for each parish and shows parishes that have new flood risk information available.
This site provides a digital version of the Basic Wind Speed map from the International Building Codes. The site also provides ground elevation for your point of interest, which is acquired from the U.S.Geological Survey Elevation Service.
The Louisiana Watersheds website is an interactive GIS mapping tool used to view, navigate and identify any and all of the watersheds throughout Louisiana. Just choose HUC 8 or HUC 12 then point and click on your watershed to identify the Region, Basin, Hydrological Unit Code (HUC) and many other details regarding any of the watersheds in Louisiana. (Requires Silverlight)
The Louisiana Agriclimatic Information System (LAIS) is a network of automated weather stations operated by the LSU AgCenter. Data include current and past precipitation, air and soil temperatures, humidity, pressure, wind speed, wind direction, solar radiation, archived and compiled with summary statistics for each site. It also displays current radar, visible and infrared satellite images.