The largest flood zones on the island are found on the south shore of nassau and suffolk counties, with fire island being the first area to flood. This video explains the flood zones commonly found on the firms.
Zone x or zone a. In florida, almost all counties have been updated. This data provide the public an early look at a home or community's projected risk to flood hazards.
The areas that are most susceptible to the highest storm surges are amityville harbor, atlantic beach, long beach, south oyster bay, middle bay, east bay.
Effective flood insurance rate maps are posted at the federal emergency management agency map service center web site. Flood hazards/flood zone information during a major rainstorm, some areas of long beach could become flooded. At some places, flood island also uses metal or rock to make it look natural. This map was created by a user.