Preliminary FEMA FIRM & FIS Study

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released preliminary draft maps for flood areas along the San Juan County coastlines including the Town of Friday Harbor.  What this means for property owners will be discussed during a May 10th, 2017 open house from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the San Juan County Council Legislative Hearing Room, 55 Second Street, Friday Harbor, WA 98250.   The meeting will be livestreamed:

If you cannot attend the open house, the presentation will be recorded and available at:

FEMA's Quarterly Report Fall 2017
Report for San Juan County

Flood Risk Open House to Discuss Changes to Flood Maps in San Juan County

Details here . . .

Preliminary FEMA FIRMs Available for Review, Department of Ecology

Map Viewer

FEMA's Quarterly Report June 2017

Report for San Juan County

Request a Custom Flood Map / Ask Questions


Map Request

National Flood Insurance Program


SJC Flood Hazard Regulations

SJCC Chapter 15.12

Criteria for Appeals

FEMA Appeal Information

FEMA Federal Register Letter

FEMA Letter

FEMA Flood Risk Comments and Appeals

Comment and Appeal Information

FEMA Map Changes and Flood Insurance


property owners need to know


FEMA May 10, 2017 Presentation

FEMA Presentation