Proper flood protection is an important part of living on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, and Hurricane Katrina has taught us that sometimes the beauty of the Gulf of Mexico and other waterways around our City can rise up against us. The purpose of this information page is to provide residents with access to flood information for the City of Gulfport and surrounding areas.

This page is checked and updated regularly based on any new information released by local, state, and/or federal authorities. The last update was made on October 24, 2023.

Important Local Information:

Flood Protection Library

Mississippi State Information:

Additional Resources:
This is the official site of the NFIP (National Flood Insurance Program) and provides a great information resource for residential and commercial coverage.
The official website of the Mississippi Department of Transportation. It provides hurricane evacuation guides and maps, as well as traffic conditions for the state.
The NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) website that is maintained by the U.S. Department of Commerce.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency website, which is part of the Department of Homeland Security.
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency website was formed to help with the planning and response to emergencies in the state.