SRIA Flood Information

Pensacola Beach is subject to coastal storm and flooding hazards. Our recent history has included flooding from local drainage problems all the way up to storm surge flooding from tropical storms and hurricanes.

In 2004, the entire island was flooded by Hurricane Ivan. Every property in Pensacola Beach is subject to flooding.

Learn more about the threat and what you can do to protect yourself, your family and your property:

  • Our Flood Threat
  • This section has more information regarding flooding in our area-

  • Protecting your property
  • You don't have to be damaged by a flood. There are things you can do to prevent or minimize damage to your building and its contents and reduce the cost of your flood insurance policy. Visit this site for some emergency preparedness information.

  • Alerts, Warnings and Evacuations
  • Sign-up to receive valuable information when storms are imminent and plan to plan ahead.

  • Construction Rules
  • There are construction regulations to protect you and your neighbor.

  • Flood Insurance
  • Make sure you have the right insurance coverage and you're paying the right premium.

  • Natural Floodplain Functions
  • Santa Rosa Island, its beaches, and adjacent waters are not just a location for flood problems. They also perform some very valuable natural functions.