Flood Information

Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM)

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) delineates flood hazard areas for flood insurance purposes. These areas are shown on the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) for the Newman area.

pdf Stanislaus County and Newman Index Maps (550 KB)

pdf Northwest Newman Map (1/4) (3.05 MB)

pdf Northeast Newman Map (2/4) (2.47 MB)

pdf Southwest Newman Map (3/4) (817 KB)

pdf Southeast Newman Map (4/4) (341 KB)

pdf Historic Flood Maps (1.38 MB)

A paper copy of the maps is available during normal business hours at the Public Works Department, located at 938 Fresno Street, Newman, California.

More information is available in the following resources or by calling Koosun Kim at (209) 862-4448. 



Flood Smart

Community Rating System (CRS)

FEMA Map Service Center

FEMA National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)

FEMA Elevation Certificate

Stanislaus County Office of Emergency Services (OES)

Current River Conditions Information

California Nevada River Forecast Center

FEMA Informational Brochure

Answers to Questions about the NFIP

Flood Preparation and Safety

Why You Need Flood Insurance

Warning, Safety and Evacuation Information

Stanislaus County Office of Emergency Services

pdf Stanislaus County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan (2010) (132.30 MB)

pdf City of Newman Emergency Operation Plan (EOP) (2010) (121.86 MB)

Flood Safety Information in or near a Special Flood Hazard Area  

Are you prepared for a flood in your neighborhood?

Additional Flood Info and Flood Zone Determination Form

pdf Mandatory Purchase of Flood Insurance (89 KB)

pdf Historic Flood Information (169 KB)

pdf Request for Flood Zone Determination (79 KB)

Other Natural Disaster/Emergency Preparedness Information

Emergency Preparedness Plan & Checklist

Prepare, Plan & Stay Informed for Emergencies

Pet Disaster Preparedness - ASPCA

Disasters & Severe Weather