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Wave Height Analysis for Flood Insurance Studies (WHAFIS)
Entry ID: FEMA_WHAFIS


Summary
Abstract: Wave Height Analysis for Flood Insurance Studies (WHAFIS), Version 4.0, is a DOS-based program that uses representative transects to compute wave crest elevations in a given study area. Transects are selected considering major topographic, vegetative, and cultural features. WHAFIS uses this and other input information to compute an appropriate depth-limited wave height at the seaward end of each transect.
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Description: Access the Wave Height Analysis for Flood Insurance Studies (WHAFIS) program.
Service Citation
Edition: 4.0
Service Keywords
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >STATISTICAL APPLICATIONS Parameter Definition

ISO Topic Category
Service Provider
DHS/FEMA > Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Department of Homeland Security Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.fema.gov/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: FEMA
Phone: 202-646-4600
Email: eipa at fema.gov
Contact Address:
500 C Street, SW
City: Washington
Province or State: D.C.
Postal Code: 20472
Country: United States
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 202-646-4600
Email: eipa at fema.gov
Contact Address:
500 C Street, SW
City: Washington
Province or State: D.C.
Postal Code: 20472
Country: United States
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2007-09-13
SERF Last Revision Date: 2018-07-25


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